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The Resource The janissary tree : a novel, Jason Goodwin

The janissary tree : a novel, Jason Goodwin

Label
The janissary tree : a novel
Title
The janissary tree
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jason Goodwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is 1836. Europe is modernizing, and the Ottoman Empire must follow suit. But just before the Sultan announces sweeping changes, a wave of murders threatens the fragile balance of power in his court. Who is behind them? Only one intelligence agent can be trusted to find out: Yashim Lastname, a man both brilliant and near-invisible in this world
Member of
Summary
When the Ottoman Empire of 1836 is shattered by a wave of political murders that threatens to upset the balance of power, Yashim, an intelligence agent and a eunuch, conducts an investigation into clues within the empire's once-elite military forces
Tone
Writing style
Award
Edgar Allen Poe Award for Best Mystery Novel, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
142303
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goodwin, Jason
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Yashim Togalu mysteries
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eunuchs
  • Police
  • Favorites, Royal
  • Istanbul (Turkey)
  • Istanbul (Turkey)
Target audience
adult
Label
The janissary tree : a novel, Jason Goodwin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Sarah Crichton books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780374178604
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2005027228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm61703906
  • OCoLC
Label
The janissary tree : a novel, Jason Goodwin
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Sarah Crichton books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780374178604
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2005027228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm61703906
  • OCoLC

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