The Resource The city of brass : a novel, S. A. Chakraborty., (eaudio)

The city of brass : a novel, S. A. Chakraborty., (eaudio)

Label
The city of brass : a novel
Title
The city of brass
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
S. A. Chakraborty.
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
Step into The City of Brass, the spellbinding debut from S. A. Chakraborty--an imaginative alchemy of The Golem and the Jinni, The Grace of Kings, and Uprooted, in which the future of a magical Middle Eastern kingdom rests in the hands of a clever and defiant young con artist with miraculous healing gifts.Nahri has never believed in magic. Certainly, she has power; on the streets of eighteenth-century Cairo, she's a con woman of unsurpassed talent. But she knows better than anyone that the trade she uses to get by--palm readings, zars, healings--are all tricks, sleights of hand, learned skills; a means to the delightful end of swindling Ottoman nobles and a reliable way to survive. But when Nahri accidentally summons an equally sly, darkly mysterious djinn warrior to her side during one of her cons, she's forced to question all she believes. For the warrior tells her an extraordinary tale: across hot, windswept sands teeming with creatures of fire, and rivers where the mythical marid sleep; past ruins of once-magnificent human metropolises, and mountains where the circling birds of prey are not what they seem, lies Daevabad, the legendary city of brass--a city to which Nahri is irrevocably bound. In Daevabad, behind gilded brass walls laced with enchantments, behind the six gates of the six djinn tribes, old resentments are simmering. A young prince dreams of rebellion. And when Nahri decides to enter this world, she learns that true power is fierce and brutal. That magic cannot shield her from the dangerous web of court politics. That even the cleverest of schemes can have deadly consequences. After all, there is a reason they say to be careful what you wish for . .
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Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Chakraborty, S. A
Dewey number
813/.6
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not applicable
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LC call number
PS3603.H33555
LC item number
C58 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Soneela Nankani
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  • Nankani, Soneela
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  • Imaginary places
  • Jinn
Target audience
adult
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Label
The city of brass : a novel, S. A. Chakraborty., (eaudio)
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unknown
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (19 hr., 45 min., 27 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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Isbn
9780062742643
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computer
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rdamedia
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sound
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other
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08A9872B-2DF3-4DC4-93E8-192AA6DC5594
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  • on1011682679
  • (OCoLC)1011682679
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Label
The city of brass : a novel, S. A. Chakraborty., (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (19 hr., 45 min., 27 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062742643
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
08A9872B-2DF3-4DC4-93E8-192AA6DC5594
System control number
  • on1011682679
  • (OCoLC)1011682679
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not applicable
Tape width
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