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The Resource A is for arsenic : the poisons of Agatha Christie, Kathryn Harkup

A is for arsenic : the poisons of Agatha Christie, Kathryn Harkup

Label
A is for arsenic : the poisons of Agatha Christie
Title
A is for arsenic
Title remainder
the poisons of Agatha Christie
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Harkup
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Investigates the poisons Christie employs in fourteen of her mysteries, discussing why the poisons kill, how they interact, obtainability of such poisons, and which cases may have inspired Christie's stories
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
615.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6005.H66
LC item number
Z6785 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 330
NLM item number
H282a 2015
Label
A is for arsenic : the poisons of Agatha Christie, Kathryn Harkup
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [312]-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A is for arsenic : Murder is easy -- B is for belladonna : The labours of Hercules -- C is for cyanide : Sparklin cyanide -- D is for digitalis : Appointment with death -- E is for eserine : Crooked house -- H is for hemlock : Five little pigs -- M is for monkshood : 4.50 from Paddington -- N is for nicotine : Three act tragedy -- O is for opium : Sad cypress -- P is for phosphorous : Dumb witness -- R is for ricin : Partners in crime -- S is for strychnine : The mysterious affair at Styles -- T is for thallium : The pale horse -- V is for veronal : Lord Edgware dies
Control code
ocn898419172
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781472911315
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898419172
Label
A is for arsenic : the poisons of Agatha Christie, Kathryn Harkup
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [312]-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A is for arsenic : Murder is easy -- B is for belladonna : The labours of Hercules -- C is for cyanide : Sparklin cyanide -- D is for digitalis : Appointment with death -- E is for eserine : Crooked house -- H is for hemlock : Five little pigs -- M is for monkshood : 4.50 from Paddington -- N is for nicotine : Three act tragedy -- O is for opium : Sad cypress -- P is for phosphorous : Dumb witness -- R is for ricin : Partners in crime -- S is for strychnine : The mysterious affair at Styles -- T is for thallium : The pale horse -- V is for veronal : Lord Edgware dies
Control code
ocn898419172
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781472911315
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898419172

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