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The Resource The thirty-nine steps, John Buchan ; with an introduction Stella Rimmington

The thirty-nine steps, John Buchan ; with an introduction Stella Rimmington

Label
The thirty-nine steps
Title
The thirty-nine steps
Statement of responsibility
John Buchan ; with an introduction Stella Rimmington
Title variation
39 steps
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
May 1914. Britain is on the eve of war with Germany. Richard Hannay is living a quiet life in London, but after a chance encounter with a mysterious stranger he stumbles into a hair-raising adventure-desperate hunt across the country and against the clock,pursed by the police and cunning, ruthless enemy. Hannys life and security of Britain are in grave peril, and everything rests on the solution to a baffling enigma: what are the thirty-nine steps?
Member of
Summary
In the days leading up to the First World War, typical everyman Richard Hannay finds himself caught in the middle of an anarchist plot to plunge Europe into chaos by assassinating the Greek Premier. However, when his American contact is murdered, Hannay makes it his duty to elude his enemies and save the Greek leader
Storyline
Pace
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
017786
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6003.U13
LC item number
T55 2011
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Richard Hannay adventures
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
Label
The thirty-nine steps, John Buchan ; with an introduction Stella Rimmington
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
5661367
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • introduction by Stella Rimington.
Extent
xiii, 253 p.
Isbn
9780099528395
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn656766955
  • (OCoLC)656766955
Label
The thirty-nine steps, John Buchan ; with an introduction Stella Rimmington
Publication
Control code
5661367
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • introduction by Stella Rimington.
Extent
xiii, 253 p.
Isbn
9780099528395
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn656766955
  • (OCoLC)656766955

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