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The Resource Sea of poppies, Amitav Ghosh

Sea of poppies, Amitav Ghosh

Label
Sea of poppies
Title
Sea of poppies
Statement of responsibility
Amitav Ghosh
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a journey across the Indian Ocean, the passengers of the enormous ship, The Ibis, bond together like family. Intent on fighting China's nineteenth-century Opium Wars, this hodgepodge group of passengers travel together from the high seas to the poppy fields of the Ganges, and into the backstreets of exotic Canton
Member of
Storyline
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
273398
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ghosh, Amitav
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9499.3.G536
LC item number
S43 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ibis trilogy
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schooners
  • Voyages and travels
  • Sailors
  • Travelers
  • Social classes
  • Opium trade
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
Sea of poppies, Amitav Ghosh
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2015/05/21/sea-of-poppies-by-amitav-ghosh/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2008 by John Murray (Publishers), Great Britain"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
515 pages
Isbn
9780374174224
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008030854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • 216941700
  • (OCoLC)216941700
Label
Sea of poppies, Amitav Ghosh
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2015/05/21/sea-of-poppies-by-amitav-ghosh/
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2008 by John Murray (Publishers), Great Britain"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
515 pages
Isbn
9780374174224
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008030854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • 216941700
  • (OCoLC)216941700

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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