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The Resource The splendor before the dark : a novel of the Emperor Nero, Margaret George

The splendor before the dark : a novel of the Emperor Nero, Margaret George

Label
The splendor before the dark : a novel of the Emperor Nero
Title
The splendor before the dark
Title remainder
a novel of the Emperor Nero
Statement of responsibility
Margaret George
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the beautiful and cunning Poppaea at his side, Nero Augustus commands the Roman empire, ushering in an unprecedented era of artistic and cultural splendor. Although he has yet to produce an heir, his power is unquestioned. But in the tenth year of his reign, a terrifying prophecy comes to pass and a fire engulfs Rome, reducing entire swaths of the city to rubble. Rumors of Nero's complicity in the blaze start to sow unrest among the populace--and the politicians... For better or worse, Nero knows that his fate is now tied to Rome's--and he vows to rebuild it as a city that will stun the world. But there are those who find his rampant quest for glory dangerous
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
George, Margaret
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.E49
LC item number
S68 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nero
  • Nero
  • Rome
  • Emperors
  • Emperors
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
The splendor before the dark : a novel of the Emperor Nero, Margaret George
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
on1022981359
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 571 pages
Isbn
9780399584619
Lccn
2017060014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399584619
  • (OCoLC)1022981359
Label
The splendor before the dark : a novel of the Emperor Nero, Margaret George
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
on1022981359
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 571 pages
Isbn
9780399584619
Lccn
2017060014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399584619
  • (OCoLC)1022981359

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