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The Resource The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service, Erskine Childers

The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service, Erskine Childers

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The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service
Title
The riddle of the sands
Title remainder
a record of secret service
Statement of responsibility
Erskine Childers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the first great spy novels, 'The Riddle of the Sands' is set during the long suspicious years leading up to the First World War. The story builds in excitement as two young men on a sailing holiday discover a German plot to invade England
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StDuBDS
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1870-1922
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Childers, Erskine
Dewey number
  • 823.9'12
  • 823.912
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Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1951-
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  • Trotter, David
  • Snaith, Anna
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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Secret service
Label
The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service, Erskine Childers
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Publication
Note
This ed. originally published: 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xx)
Control code
9780199549719
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • edited with an introduction by David Trotter /notes by Anna Snaith.
Extent
xxii, 277 p.
Isbn
9780199549719
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
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maps
Label
The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service, Erskine Childers
Publication
Note
This ed. originally published: 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xx)
Control code
9780199549719
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • edited with an introduction by David Trotter /notes by Anna Snaith.
Extent
xxii, 277 p.
Isbn
9780199549719
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps

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