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The Resource Murder on the Orient Express, Agatha Christie

Murder on the Orient Express, Agatha Christie

Label
Murder on the Orient Express
Title
Murder on the Orient Express
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
Title variation
Murder in the Calais coach
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. One of his fellow passengers must be the murderer. Isolated by the storm, detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer among a dozen of the dead man's enemies, before the murderer decides to strike again."--
Member of
Summary
On a three-day journey through the snowbound Balkan hills, Hercule Poirot must weed through an array of international suspects to find the passenger who murdered a gangster on the Orient Express
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Page 4 of cover
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020093
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1890-1976
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Christie, Agatha
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Hercule Poirot Mystery
Series volume
[Book 8]
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  • Poirot, Hercule
  • Private investigators
  • Orient Express (Express train)
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
Murder on the Orient Express, Agatha Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from NoveList
  • Previously published as Murder in the Calais coach -- T.p. verso
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
19052138
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st HarperLuxe ed.
Extent
xii, 329 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062081537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn687699903
  • (OCoLC)687699903
Label
Murder on the Orient Express, Agatha Christie
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from NoveList
  • Previously published as Murder in the Calais coach -- T.p. verso
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
19052138
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st HarperLuxe ed.
Extent
xii, 329 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062081537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn687699903
  • (OCoLC)687699903

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