skip to content
Time patrol Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Time patrol

Author: Poul Anderson
Publisher: Riverdale, N.Y. : Baen, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A member of the Time Patrol, which is charged with preserving history as they know it in order to protect the future, Manse Everard, the Patrols finest temporal troubleshooter, is torn between his conscience and desire to alleviate human suffering and the absolute necessity to not change history.
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
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Poul Anderson
ISBN: 1416509356 9781416509356
OCLC Number: 271858926
Description: 765 pages ; 17 cm
Contents: Time patrol --
Brave to be a king --
Gibraltar falls --
The only game in town --
Delenda Est --
Ivory, and apes, and peacocks --
The sorrow of Odin the Goth --
Star of the sea --
The year of the ransom --
Death and the knight.
Responsibility: Poul Anderson.

Abstract:

The discovery of time travel means that everything we know, anyone we know, might not only vanish, but never even have existed. Against that possibility stand the men and women of the Time Patrol,  Read more...

Reviews

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

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (1)

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/271858926> # Time patrol
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "271858926" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/48530221#Place/riverdale_n_y> ; # Riverdale, N.Y.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/48530221#Topic/time_travel> ; # Time travel
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1151176> ; # Time travel
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/12304119> ; # Poul Anderson
   schema:datePublished "2005" ;
   schema:description "Time patrol -- Brave to be a king -- Gibraltar falls -- The only game in town -- Delenda Est -- Ivory, and apes, and peacocks -- The sorrow of Odin the Goth -- Star of the sea -- The year of the ransom -- Death and the knight."@en ;
   schema:description "A member of the Time Patrol, which is charged with preserving history as they know it in order to protect the future, Manse Everard, the Patrols finest temporal troubleshooter, is torn between his conscience and desire to alleviate human suffering and the absolute necessity to not change history."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/48530221> ;
   schema:genre "Science fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Time patrol"@en ;
   schema:productID "271858926" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/271858926#PublicationEvent/riverdale_n_y_baen_2005> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/48530221#Agent/baen> ; # Baen
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781416509356> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA606484> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/271858926> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/48530221#Place/riverdale_n_y> # Riverdale, N.Y.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Riverdale, N.Y." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1151176> # Time travel
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Time travel"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12304119> # Poul Anderson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1926" ;
   schema:deathDate "2001" ;
   schema:familyName "Anderson" ;
   schema:givenName "Poul" ;
   schema:name "Poul Anderson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781416509356>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1416509356" ;
   schema:isbn "9781416509356" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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