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The golden compass

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Knopf pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North. Living among scholars in the hallowed halls of Jordan College, Lyra hears rumors of a magical dust that supposedly possesses powers that can unite whole universes, and begins a difficult and dangerous journey to find it.
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Genre/Form: Steampunk fiction
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Pullman
ISBN: 0679893105 9780679893103 0679879242 9780679879244 037582345X 9780375823459
OCLC Number: 39724522
Notes: Originally published as: Northern lights.
Description: 399 pages ; 22 cm.
Other Titles: Northern lights
Responsibility: Philip Pullman.

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Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North. Living among scholars in the hallowed halls of Jordan College, Lyra hears rumors of a magical dust that supposedly possesses powers that can unite whole universes, and begins a difficult and dangerous journey to find it.

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