skip to content
The Island of Sheep Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Island of Sheep

Author: John Buchan
Publisher: London : Hutchinson, 1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Featuring the return of Richard Hannay from a comfortable retirement. Hannay redeems his promise to protect the son of an old acquaintance from a sinister conspiracy, and the action moves rapidly from England through the Scottish Borders to the Island of Sheep in the remote Norlands (the fictional equivalent of the Faroes), where Hannay and his friends turn at last to confront their enemy.
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: Fiction
Adventure fiction
Scottish fiction
English fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Buchan
ISBN: 0091220904 9780091220907
OCLC Number: 3361963
Description: 318 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: John Buchan.

Abstract:

Featuring the return of Richard Hannay from a comfortable retirement. Hannay redeems his promise to protect the son of an old acquaintance from a sinister conspiracy, and the action moves rapidly from England through the Scottish Borders to the Island of Sheep in the remote Norlands (the fictional equivalent of the Faroes), where Hannay and his friends turn at last to confront their enemy.

Reviews

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/3361963> # The Island of Sheep
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "3361963" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/951081> ; # Hannay, Richard (Fictitious character)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.912/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/596370#Place/scotland> ; # Scotland
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206715> ; # Scotland.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/66464527> ; # John Buchan
   schema:datePublished "1974" ;
   schema:description "Featuring the return of Richard Hannay from a comfortable retirement. Hannay redeems his promise to protect the son of an old acquaintance from a sinister conspiracy, and the action moves rapidly from England through the Scottish Borders to the Island of Sheep in the remote Norlands (the fictional equivalent of the Faroes), where Hannay and his friends turn at last to confront their enemy."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/596370> ;
   schema:genre "Scottish fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "English fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Adventure fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The Island of Sheep"@en ;
   schema:productID "3361963" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/3361963#PublicationEvent/london_hutchinson_1974> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/596370#Agent/hutchinson> ; # Hutchinson
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780091220907> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/3361963> ;
    .


Related Entities

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

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206715> # Scotland.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Scotland." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/951081> # Hannay, Richard (Fictitious character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Hannay, Richard (Fictitious character)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66464527> # John Buchan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1875" ;
   schema:deathDate "1940" ;
   schema:familyName "Buchan" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Buchan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780091220907>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0091220904" ;
   schema:isbn "9780091220907" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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