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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 year 1714, Daniel Waterhouse returns to England after battling pirates on the high seas, and soon finds himself pulled into a dark conflict that has been raging for decades and now threatens to destroy the British realm
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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Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal Starred
  • Pub Weekly
  • Kirkus Starred
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PS3569.T3868
LC item number
S97 2004
Literary form
fiction
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Series statement
Baroque cycle
Series volume
v. 3
Target audience
adult
Label
The system of the world, Neal Stephenson
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13975202
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 892 pages
Isbn
9780060523879
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004049943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (InCu)B40F622FB37D4594AFF5A1C46E1A7EC2
  • (IMchF)fol09260506
Label
The system of the world, Neal Stephenson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13975202
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 892 pages
Isbn
9780060523879
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004049943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (InCu)B40F622FB37D4594AFF5A1C46E1A7EC2
  • (IMchF)fol09260506

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