skip to content
A grasp of Kaspar : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A grasp of Kaspar : a novel

Author: Michael Baxandall
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Frances Lincoln edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Munich 1956. The West German economic miracle is under way and when Briggs agrees to investigate a South German textile company for an American investor, he half knows how deep and how murky the water might be.
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: Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Baxandall
ISBN: 9780711231160 0711231168 9780711231597 0711231591
OCLC Number: 645867323
Description: 236 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Michael Baxandall.

Abstract:

An unexpected, gripping and fiercely intelligent postwar thriller by one of Britain's leading cultural historians which will remind readers of John Buchan, Erskine Childers, and John le Carre.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

A solid thriller offering mystery mixed with ingenious remarks on history and language. Prague Post

 
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/645867323> # A grasp of Kaspar : a novel
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "645867323" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/978314> ; # Investments, American
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/842538> ; # Business enterprises--Corrupt practices
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.92/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Event/1945_1990> ; # 1945 - 1990
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Topic/investments_american_germany> ; # Investments, American--Germany
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> ; # Economic history
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> ; # Germany.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139687> ; # Suspense fiction
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Topic/business_enterprises_corrupt_practices_germany> ; # Business enterprises--Corrupt practices--Germany
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Place/germany> ; # Germany
    schema:bookEdition "1st Frances Lincoln ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Person/baxandall_michael> ; # Michael Baxandall
    schema:datePublished "2010" ;
    schema:description "Munich 1956. The West German economic miracle is under way and when Briggs agrees to investigate a South German textile company for an American investor, he half knows how deep and how murky the water might be."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/375554911> ;
    schema:genre "Suspense fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Thrillers (Fiction)"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "A grasp of Kaspar : a novel"@en ;
    schema:productID "645867323" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/645867323#PublicationEvent/london_frances_lincoln_2010> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Agent/frances_lincoln> ; # Frances Lincoln
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780711231597> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780711231160> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB021941> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB009261> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/645867323> ;
    .


Related Entities

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

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Agent/frances_lincoln> # Frances Lincoln
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Frances Lincoln" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Person/baxandall_michael> # Michael Baxandall
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Baxandall" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Baxandall" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/375554911#Topic/business_enterprises_corrupt_practices_germany> # Business enterprises--Corrupt practices--Germany
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85018285> ;
    schema:name "Business enterprises--Corrupt practices--Germany"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139687> # Suspense fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Suspense fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> # Germany.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Germany." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/842538> # Business enterprises--Corrupt practices
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Business enterprises--Corrupt practices"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> # Economic history
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Economic history"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/978314> # Investments, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Investments, American"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780711231160>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0711231168" ;
    schema:isbn "9780711231160" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780711231597>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0711231591" ;
    schema:isbn "9780711231597" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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