The Resource Curiosity, Gary Blackwood

Curiosity, Gary Blackwood

Label
Curiosity
Title
Curiosity
Statement of responsibility
Gary Blackwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In 1835, when his father is put in a Philadelphia debtor's prison, twelve-year-old chess prodigy Rufus Goodspeed is relieved to be recruited to secretly operate a chess-playing automaton named The Turk, but soon questions the fate of his predecessors andhis own safety
  • In 1835, when his father's put in a Philadelphia debtor's prison, 12-year-old chess prodigy Rufus Goodspeed is relieved to be recruited to secretly operate a chess-playing automaton named The Turk, but soon questions the fate of his predecessors and his own safety
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blackwood, Gary L
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
870L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.B5338
LC item number
Cur 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chess
  • Apprentices
  • Poverty
  • Robots
  • Mälzel, Johann Nepomuk
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Chess
  • Apprentices
  • Poverty
  • Robots
  • Mälzel, Johann Nepomuk
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Curiosity, Gary Blackwood
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
313 pages
Isbn
9780803739246
Lccn
2013013438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn841212313
  • 685770
Label
Curiosity, Gary Blackwood
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
313 pages
Isbn
9780803739246
Lccn
2013013438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn841212313
  • 685770

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