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The Resource In a dry season, Peter Robinson

In a dry season, Peter Robinson

Label
In a dry season
Title
In a dry season
Statement of responsibility
Peter Robinson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An insufferable drought ravages the Yorkshire countryside, depleting the Thornfield Reservoir, revealing the remnants of the flooded town of Hobb's End and the terrible secrets kept safe within its watery tomb. Amongst the ruins, the remains of a woman's body are discovered. Detective Banks deduces that the woman was strangled and repeatedly stabbed more than fifty years ago
Member of
Summary
Inspector Banks investigates a skeleton that is found buried in the ruins of a small Yorkshire village.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Anthony Award for Best Novel, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Mysteries, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
052721
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Peter
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6068.O1964
LC item number
I52 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inspector Alan Banks series
Series volume
10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Banks, Alan
  • Police
  • Extinct cities
  • Yorkshire (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
In a dry season, Peter Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
422 pages
Isbn
9780140281774
Lccn
98047391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 40074165
  • 299533
Label
In a dry season, Peter Robinson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
422 pages
Isbn
9780140281774
Lccn
98047391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 40074165
  • 299533

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