The Resource Roman games : a Plinius Secundus mystery, Bruce Macbain

Roman games : a Plinius Secundus mystery, Bruce Macbain

Label
Roman games : a Plinius Secundus mystery
Title
Roman games
Title remainder
a Plinius Secundus mystery
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Macbain
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Rome: September, 96 AD. When the body of Sextus Verpa, a notorious senatorial informer and libertine, is found stabbed to death in his bedroom, suspicion falls on his household slaves--a potential death sentence for all. The cruel emperor, Domitian, orders Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus--known to history as Pliny the Younger--to investigate. However, the Ludi Romani (the Roman Games) have just begun, and for the next fifteen days the law courts are in recess. If Pliny can't identify the murderer in that time, Verpa's entire slave household will be burned alive in the arena ..."--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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MacBain, Bruce
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A246
LC item number
R66 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Rome
  • Pliny
  • Pliny
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Rome
  • Pliny
Label
Roman games : a Plinius Secundus mystery, Bruce Macbain
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes discussion questions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-258)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778561831
Label
Roman games : a Plinius Secundus mystery, Bruce Macbain
Link
Publication
Note
Includes discussion questions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-258)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778561831

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