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The Resource 1636 : the devil's opera, Eric Flint, David Carrico

1636 : the devil's opera, Eric Flint, David Carrico

Label
1636 : the devil's opera
Title
1636
Title remainder
the devil's opera
Statement of responsibility
Eric Flint, David Carrico
Title variation
  • Sixteen thirty-six
  • Sixteen hundred thirty-six
  • Devil's opera
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Language
eng
Summary
"1636. The United States of Europe, the new nation formed by an alliance between the Swedish King Gustavus Adolphus and the West Virginians hurled back in time, is on the verge of civil war. His brain injured, Gustavus is no longer in command. Swedish chancellor Oxenstierna, a leader of aristocratic reaction against democracy, is gathering the forces of the hidebound ruling class to drown the revolution in a bloodbath. In Magdeburg, the capital of the USE, Mike Stearns' wife Rebecca Abrabanel is organizing popular resistance to Oxenstierna's plot. Princess Kristina, heir to the USE's throne, is now residing in Magdeburg and is giving them her full support. But another plot is underway--one in the heart of the capital itself, and with murder as its method"--
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Summary
"Eddie Cantrell is married to the king of Denmark's daughter and is sent by Admiral Simpson to the Carribbean to secure access to the most valuable commodity on that continent--the oil which the up-time machines and industry need. Making his way to the New World, Eddie must face often hostile natives, rambunctious Dutch ship captains, allied colonies on the brink of starvation and the hostile Spanish presence"--
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10316562
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DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
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maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
The ring of fire series
Series volume
0020
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Commander Cantrell in the West Indies
Label
1636 : the devil's opera, Eric Flint, David Carrico
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/1247/285/9781451639285/image/lgcover.9781451639285.jpg
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
513 pages
Isbn
9781451639285
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2013023217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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ALTERNATIVE HISTORY
Other physical details
maps
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(OCoLC)830352082
Label
1636 : the devil's opera, Eric Flint, David Carrico
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/1247/285/9781451639285/image/lgcover.9781451639285.jpg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
513 pages
Isbn
9781451639285
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2013023217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ALTERNATIVE HISTORY
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)830352082

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