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The rough guide to Philip Pullman's His dark materials

Author: Paul Simpson
Publisher: London ; New York : Rough Guides : Distributed by the Penguin Group, 2007.
Series: Rough Guides reference guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This guide explores the beguiling world of Philip Pullman's classic trilogy. It covers Pullman's inspiration from science and literature, including string theory, climate change and dark matter, Milton and Blake. The story and characters are unraveled with insight into the key mysteries and events.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Philip Pullman; Philip Pullman; Philip Pullman; Philip Pullman; Philip Pullman
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Simpson
ISBN: 9781843539209 1843539209
OCLC Number: 137313519
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 302 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Contents: His dark materials: Origins --
Trilogy --
Adaptations --
Keys to his dark materials: Characters --
Inspirations --
Science --
Religion --
Politics --
Magic --
Victorian world --
World of his dark materials: Gazetteer --
Ephemera --
Glossary --
Picture credits --
Index.
Series Title: Rough Guides reference guides.
Other Titles: Philip Pullman's His dark materials
His dark materials
Responsibility: by Paul Simpson.
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