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The Resource Black arrow, I.J. Parker

Black arrow, I.J. Parker

Label
Black arrow
Title
Black arrow
Statement of responsibility
I.J. Parker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Akitada is a young nobleman in 11th century Japan down on his luck, who has accepted various governmental administrative positions. Akitada ends up investigating murder and other mayhem while trying to govern a hostile population and hold his own family together. A dark secret is at the center of this novel, culminating in the surprise confession of a family member controlling the grand castle in a bone-chilling northern province
Member of
Summary
Assuming his new post as provisional governor of Eshigo, a remote province in the far north of eleventh-century Japan, Sugawara Aktada finds himself overwhelmed as he deals with a local uprising, a series of brutal murders, and a dangerous, ancient mystery
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
152868
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parker, I. J.
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Sugawara Akitada Mysteries
  • Ancient Japan mysteries
Series volume
  • 5
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nobility
  • Sugawara Akitada (Fictitious character)
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
Black arrow, I.J. Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Penguin mystery original"--P. [4] of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780143035619
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2006046558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm70131212
  • OCoLC
Label
Black arrow, I.J. Parker
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Penguin mystery original"--P. [4] of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780143035619
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2006046558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm70131212
  • OCoLC

Library Locations

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