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The Resource The system of the world, Neal Stephenson

The system of the world, Neal Stephenson

Label
The system of the world
Title
The system of the world
Statement of responsibility
Neal Stephenson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the wake of a power struggle between the throne-seeking Tories and Whigs in early eighteenth-century England, Daniel Waterhouse teams up with Isaac Newton to hunt down a shadowy group that uses time bombs to kill Natural Philosophers
Member of
Summary
In the wake of a power struggle between the throne-seeking Tories and Whigs in early eighteenth-century England, Daniel Waterhouse teams up with friend Isaac Newton to hunt down a shadowy group headed by counterfeiter Jack the Coiner, who uses time bombs to kill Natural Philosophers
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 2005.
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128332
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stephenson, Neal
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.T3868
LC item number
S97 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Baroque cycle series
Series volume
3
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  • Newton, Isaac
  • Counterfeiters
  • Criminals
  • Kings and rulers
  • Scientists
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
The system of the world, Neal Stephenson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 892 pages
Isbn
9780060523879
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004049943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
55036877
Label
The system of the world, Neal Stephenson
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 892 pages
Isbn
9780060523879
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004049943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
55036877

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