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The Resource Crocodile on the sandbank

Crocodile on the sandbank

Label
Crocodile on the sandbank
Title
Crocodile on the sandbank
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Peters
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Amelia Peabody, that indomitable product of the Victorian age, embarks on her first Egyptian adventure armed with unshakable self-confidence, a journal to record her thoughts, and, of course, a sturdy umbrella. Along the way, she meets up with Evelyn Barton-Forbes, the Emerson brothers, and a lively mummy. How Amelia arranges all to her satisfaction is just one of the pleasures of theis delightfully witty mystery
Member of
Summary
After her father's death, thirty-two-year-old Amelia Peabody eschews the role of Victorian spinster and travels to Egypt, where mysterious intruders, boorish archaeologists, and a disappearing two-thousand-year-old mummy test her sanity and independence
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005847
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peters, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Amelia Peabody series
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women archaeologists
  • Archaeologists
  • Egyptologists
  • Peabody, Amelia
  • Cairo (Egypt)
Target audience
adult
Label
Crocodile on the sandbank
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780445406513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies
System control number
79978
Label
Crocodile on the sandbank
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780445406513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies
System control number
79978

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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