skip to content
The Barbary dogs Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Barbary dogs

Author: Cynthia Robinson
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Investigating the jumping death of a hotheaded failed writer, Max Bravo reads the victim's journal to follow elusive clues through the Barbary Coast art scene, where he encounters a motley crew of crackpots, bohemians, and wily ghosts.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Mystery fiction
Humorous fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Robinson
ISBN: 9780312559748 0312559747
OCLC Number: 707969447
Description: 328 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Cynthia Robinson.
More information:

Abstract:

Max Bravo is ready for some rest and relaxation. But when an old friend takes a leap off the Golden Gate Bridge, Max realizes that rest and relaxation simply aren't in the cards. The jumper, Frank  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This esoteric tale, peopled with dozens of quirky characters, draws you in and spits you out dazed and delighted with the journey. "Kirkus' Review The World's Toughest Reviewers" This quirky and Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/707969447> # The Barbary dogs
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "707969447" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836170957#Place/san_francisco_calif> ; # San Francisco (Calif.)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.6/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836170957#Topic/amerikanisches_englisch> ; # Amerikanisches Englisch
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836170957#Topic/roman> ; # Roman
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1137578> ; # Suicide
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836170957#Topic/suicide> ; # Suicide
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204481> ; # California--San Francisco.
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/102916131> ; # Cynthia Robinson
   schema:datePublished "2011" ;
   schema:description "Investigating the jumping death of a hotheaded failed writer, Max Bravo reads the victim's journal to follow elusive clues through the Barbary Coast art scene, where he encounters a motley crew of crackpots, bohemians, and wily ghosts."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836170957> ;
   schema:genre "Detective and mystery fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Humorous fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Detective and mystery stories"@en ;
   schema:genre "Mystery fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The Barbary dogs"@en ;
   schema:numberOfPages "328" ;
   schema:productID "707969447" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/707969447#PublicationEvent/new_york_minotaur_books_2011> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836170957#Agent/minotaur_books> ; # Minotaur Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780312559748> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/707969447> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836170957#Place/san_francisco_calif> # San Francisco (Calif.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "San Francisco (Calif.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836170957#Topic/amerikanisches_englisch> # Amerikanisches Englisch
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Amerikanisches Englisch"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1137578> # Suicide
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Suicide"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204481> # California--San Francisco.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "California--San Francisco." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/102916131> # Cynthia Robinson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1958" ;
   schema:familyName "Robinson" ;
   schema:givenName "Cynthia" ;
   schema:name "Cynthia Robinson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780312559748>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0312559747" ;
   schema:isbn "9780312559748" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.