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Drake, Nick 1961-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 122 publications in 11 languages and 4,863 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Drama  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Historical fiction  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6054.R264, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nick Drake
Nefertiti : the book of the dead by Nick Drake( Book )
34 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Secretly assigned to solve the disappearance of the enigmatic Egyptian queen, chief detective of ancient Thebes Rai Rahotep finds himself removed from his quaint home village and thrust into a teeming criminal world in which he is a stranger
Tutankhamun : the book of shadows by Nick Drake( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rahotep, the stalwart chief detective of the Thebes division, is summoned to the palace to investigate a threat to the newly crowned Tutankhamun. As he begins to piece together the clues, he realizes that a series of mysterious gifts have much in common with a string of sadistic murders plaguing the city
Egypt : the book of chaos by Nick Drake( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The future of Egypt lies in the hands of the Medjay's chief detective Rahotep in the final, gripping installment of Nick Drake's acclaimed Ancient Egyptian trilogy. Following Nefertiti and Tutankhamun, Egypt: The Book of Chaos puts Rahotep on a high-stakes adventure across enemy empires and rogue states on a top-secret mission to secure the fate of the dynasty. Readers of Stacy Schiff's Cleopatra and anyone fascinated by ancient cultures and unspoken secrets will be instantly drawn in by Drake's magisterial recreation of one of history's great unsolved mysteries. Incorporating his own research through the sites, monuments, ruins, and museums of Egypt, Drake brings vividly back to life an era long ago swallowed by the shifting sands of time in this powerful novel of loyalty, ambition, struggle, and destiny
Romulus, my father by Raimond Gaita( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Raimond Gaita's critically acclaimed memoir, this film tells the story of Romulus, his beautiful wife, Christina, and their struggle in the face of great adversity to bring up their son, Raimond. It is, ultimately, a story of impossible love that celebrates the unbreakable bond between a father and a son
The man in the white suit by Nick Drake( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetry of W.B. Yeats by Nick Drake( Book )
7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The farewell glacier by Nick Drake( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems inspired by a journey to the High Arctic, calling up voices from across the Arctic past -- explorers, whalers, mapmakers, scientists, financiers, the famous and the forgotten -- as well as attempting to give voice to the confronting mysteries of the Arctic
New connections : new plays for young people by Nick Drake( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the word go by Nick Drake( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nefertiti the book of the dead by Nick Drake( Recording )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nefertiti rules equally with her husband, the Pharaoh Akhenaten, over the richest, most sophisticated and powerful society in the modern world. But behind these glorious scenes an epic power struggle is taking place
Romulus, my father by Raimond Gaita( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The memoir of Raimond Gaita concerning his father Romulus who was an Eastern European refugee arriving in Australia following WWII. His mother was beautiful but mentally troubled and left and returned to the family on numerous occassions. The family lived on a farm in Victoria. The mother eventually kills herself, and Romulus, after being duped by a woman he was writing to in Europe and who he planned on bringing out as his new wife, goes into a downward spiral. Despite the inherent tragedy of their lives, the prevailing story is one of love and trust and honesty between father and son
Nefertiti : romanzo by Nick Drake( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
She is Nefertiti?beautiful and revered. With her husband, Akhenaten, she rules over Egypt, the most affluent, formidable, sophisticated empire in the ancient world. But an epic power struggle is afoot, brought on by the royal couple's inauguration of an enlightened new religion and the construction of a magnificent new capital. The priests are stunned by the abrupt forfeiture of their traditional wealth and influence; the people resent the loss of their gods?and the army is enraged by the growing turbulence around them. Then, just days before the festival that will celebrate the new capital, Nefertiti vanishes.Rahotep, the youngest chief detective in the Thebes division, has earned a reputation for his unorthodox yet effective methods. Entrusted by great Akhenaten himself with a most secret investigation, Rahotep has but ten days to find the missing Queen. If he succeeds, he will bask in the warmth of Akhenaten's favor. But if Rahotep fails, he and his entire family will die
Tutankhamon : romanzo by Nick Drake( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rahotep, the stalwart chief detective of the Thebes division, is summoned to the palace to investigate a threat to the newly crowned Tutankhamun. As he begins to piece together the clues, he realizes that a series of mysterious gifts have much in common with a string of sadistic murders plaguing the city
Egypt : the book of chaos by Nick Drake( Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The future of Egypt lies in the hands of chief detective Rahotep. Sent on a clandestine mission, he crosses enemy empires and rogue states to deliver a topsecret letter from the Queen to her arch-enemy, the King of the Hittites. Rahotep knows he may not return from this mission. But he also has a personal motive and personal demons he must face. Will he conquer them in time to save Egypt's greatest dynasty, and his own family, from the terror that threatens them all? An epic tale of adventure from a master storyteller, it shines a light on one of the most compelling unsolved mysteries of the ancient world
The book of shadows by Nick Drake( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1324 BC. Rahotep is the chief detective of the Thebes division. A mysterious invitation to the secret halls of the Royal Palace changes his life forever and puts his life and his family in grave danger
El reino de los muertos by Nick Drake( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rahotep, the stalwart chief detective of the Thebes division, is summoned to the palace to investigate a threat to the newly crowned Tutankhamun. As he begins to piece together the clues, he realizes that a series of mysterious gifts have much in common with a string of sadistic murders plaguing the city
Nefretete : knjiga mrtvih : [zgodovinski kriminalni triler] by Nick Drake( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Slovenian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tutankamon : knjiga senc by Nick Drake( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in Slovenian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toutankhamon : le livre des ombres : roman by Nick Drake( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La suite des enquêtes du détective Rai Rahotep dans les dédales labyrinthiques du palais royal de Toutankhamon
Poor boy songs of Nick Drake. -- by Nick Drake( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (69)
Spanish (9)
French (8)
Italian (6)
Slovenian (4)
Danish (3)
Romanian (2)
Polish (2)
Bulgarian (1)
Russian (1)
Czech (1)
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