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The Resource Old bones, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

Old bones, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

Label
Old bones
Title
Old bones
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nora Kelly, a young but successful curator with a series of important excavations already under her belt, is approached by the handsome Historian, Guy Porter, to lead an expedition unlike any other. Guy tells his story--one involving the ill-fated Donner Party, who became permanently lodged in the American consciousness in the winter of 1847, when the first skeletonized survivors of the party stumbled out of the California mountains, replete with tales of courage, resourcefulness, bad luck, murder, barbarism--and, finally, starvation and cannibalism. Captivated by the Donner Party, Nora agrees and they venture into the Sierra Nevada in search of the camp. Quickly, they learn that the discovery of the missing starvation camp is just the tip of the iceberg--and that the real truth behind those long-dead pioneers is not only far more complex and surprising than they could have imagined...but it is one that puts them both in mortal danger from a very real, present-day threat in which the search for the lost party, and its fabled fortune in gold, are merely means to a horrifying end
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Preston, Douglas J
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.R3982
LC item number
O43 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Child, Lincoln
Series statement
Nora Kelly
Series volume
#1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kelly, Nora (Fictitious character)
  • Museum curators
  • Historians
  • Donner Party
  • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
  • FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense
Label
Old bones, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
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
Control code
on1082183590
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9781538747223
Lccn
2019006977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1082183590
Label
Old bones, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Publication
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
on1082183590
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9781538747223
Lccn
2019006977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1082183590

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