The Chessmen

The Chessmen
  • Author : Peter May
  • Publsiher : riverrun
  • Release : 29 December 2021
  • ISBN : 9781529419450
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 27 ratings
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The Chessmen Of Mars By Edgar Rice Burroughs

The Chessmen Of Mars By Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Author : Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Publisher : BEYOND BOOKS HUB
  • Release : 01 January 2021
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Impetuous and headstrong is Tara, Princess of Helium and daughter of John Carter. Tara meets Prince Gahan of Gathol, and is initially unimpressed, viewing him as something of a popinjay. Later she takes her flier into a storm and loses control of the craft, and the storm carries her to an unfamiliar region of Barsoom. After landing and fleeing from a pack of ferocious Banths (Martian lions), she is captured by the horrific Kaldanes, who resemble large heads with small,

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The Chessmen

The Chessmen
  • Author : Peter May
  • Publisher : Quercus
  • Release : 03 February 2015
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THE FINAL VOLUME IN PETER MAY'S LANDMARK LEWIS TRILOGY "MAGICAL." --KIRKUS REVIEWS "UTTERLY ABSORBING." --BOOKLIST (STARRED REVIEW) "A PERFECTLY FORMED TRILOGY." --THE INDEPENDENT Living again of the Isle of Lewis, ex-Detective Inspector Fin Macleod is working as a security officer for a local landowner. While investigating illegal activity on the estate, Fin encounters his former childhood friend and bandmate, the elusive poacher Whistler Macaskill. When Fin catches up with Whistler among the windswept hills of the estate, the two witness

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The Lewis Man

The Lewis Man
  • Author : Peter May
  • Publisher : Quercus
  • Release : 02 September 2014
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Marilyn Stasio in The New York Times raved: "Peter May is a writer I'd follow to the ends of the earth." Among the many honors received, The Blackhouse, the first novel in May's acclaimed Lewis trilogy, won the Barry and Crime Thriller Hound awards. In The Lewis Man, the second book of the trilogy, Fin Macleod has returned to the Isle of Lewis, the storm-tossed, wind-scoured outer Hebridean island where he was born and raised. Having left behind his adult

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The Chessmen of Doom

The Chessmen of Doom
  • Author : John Bellairs
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 01 April 2014
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In a thrilling adventure, a young sleuth and his professor friend are challenged to solve a riddle and win a fortune Professor Roderick Childermass may be the strangest person Johnny Dixon has ever met, but compared to his brother Peregrine, the professor is practically normal. Peregrine is a born trickster, and when he knows his death is near, he sends a letter promising the professor his entire $10,000,000 estate—assuming he can solve one final riddle. The professor feels that his

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Ivory Vikings: The Mystery of the Most Famous Chessmen in the World and the Woman Who Made Them

Ivory Vikings: The Mystery of the Most Famous Chessmen in the World and the Woman Who Made Them
  • Author : Nancy Marie Brown
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release : 01 September 2015
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In the early 1800's, on a Hebridean beach in Scotland, the sea exposed an ancient treasure cache: 93 chessmen carved from walrus ivory. Norse netsuke, each face individual, each full of quirks, the Lewis Chessmen are probably the most famous chess pieces in the world. Harry played Wizard's Chess with them in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Housed at the British Museum, they are among its most visited and beloved objects. Questions abounded: Who carved them? Where? Nancy Marie Brown's

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I'll Keep You Safe

I'll Keep You Safe
  • Author : Peter May
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release : 21 January 2018
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Friends since childhood, and lovers and business partners as adults, Niamh and Ruairidh are owners of a small Hebridean company, Ranish Tweed, that weaves its own very special version of Harris Tweed. Although it's a small company, their fabrics have become internationally sought-after as a niche brand in the world of fashion and haute couture. But the threads of their relationship are beginning to fray. As they prepare for an important showing at the Première Vision fabric fair, held

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The Chessmen

The Chessmen
  • Author : Peter May
  • Publisher : RiverRun
  • Release : 19 November 2012
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THE NAIL-BITING, BESTSELLING FINAL CHAPTER IN THE LEWIS TRILOGY 'One of the best regarded crime series of recent years' Independent 'Peter May is a writer I'd follow to the ends of the earth' New York Times PETER MAY: THE MAN WHO BROUGHT MURDER TO THE OUTER HEBRIDES THE NEW START Fin Macleod, now head of security on a privately owned Lewis estate, is charged with investigating a spate of illegal game-hunting taking place on the island. THE OLD FRIEND This

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The Chessman of Mars

The Chessman of Mars
  • Author : Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Publisher : Graphic Arts Books
  • Release : 02 March 2021
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Tara and Gahan are each Barsoomian royalty, residing in two prominent cities, Helium, and Gathol. Hoping to align the cities and enjoy the advantages of a romantic union, Gahan wishes to marry Tara. However, Tara does not reciprocate this love. After rejecting the engagement, Tara sets out in her flying ship. When she flies into a turbulent storm, Tara crashes her ship in an unknown territory. Unharmed but still in danger, Tara is forced to run from her ship to

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Chessman

Chessman
  • Author : Jeffrey B. Burton
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 12 August 2022
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A copycat serial killer in D.C. provokes the real murderer to come out of hiding to put a stop to his brutal imitationsHidden forces are willing to kill any and all who stand in the way of untold billions of dollars. To throw the authorities off track, they borrow the signature style of a brutal serial killer - the Chessman - who stalked the corridors of power in Washington, D.C., some years earlier. The ruse works brilliantly, except

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The Lewis Chessmen and the Enigma of the Hoard

The Lewis Chessmen and the Enigma of the Hoard
  • Author : Neil Stratford
  • Publisher : British Museum Publications Limited
  • Release : 12 August 1997
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A great hoard of 12th-century chesspieces was discovered in 1831 on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides, in circumstances which have never been fully explained. Carved from walrus tusks, the Lewis chessmen have been described as the greatest chessmen of the European Middle Ages.

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The Lewis Chessmen

The Lewis Chessmen
  • Author : David Caldwell
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 01 April 2014
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The 93 Lewis Chessmen, bought by the British Museum and by what is now the National Museum of Scotland in the mid nineteenth century, were made in twelfth century Scandinavia, from ivory and whales' teeth. They continue to fascinate academics from various disciplines, as well as museum visitors. In 2014 six of the British Museum's collection will be moved and displayed in a purpose-built museum in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, about 20 miles from where they were discovered. This timely, scholarly book includes

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