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The Resource Shibumi, Trevanian

Shibumi, Trevanian

Label
Shibumi
Title
Shibumi
Statement of responsibility
Trevanian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nicholai Hel was born in China during the First World War. He was educated in the spiritual gardens of a Japanese Go Master. Surviving the destruction of Hiroshima he appears as the world's most consummate & artistic lover. Living in an isolated mountain stronghold with a beautiful Asian companion, he meets his most sinister enemy.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Trevanian
Dewey number
  • 813.54
  • 813.5'4
  • 813.5'4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Assassins
Summary expansion
Half German, half Russian, Hel was raised by a Japanese general and survived Hiroshima to become a mystic, a master of the senses, and the most deadly assassin in the world. Nicholai has left his past behind him to live a life of isolation in a remote mountain fortress, determined to attain a state of effortless perfection known as shibumi. Then Hannah Stern arrives at his door. Hannah needs protection from a sinister organization known as the Mother Company. But, as Hel knows all too well, they are not easy to escape. And now they're coming after him too. The battle lines are drawn: ruthless power and corruption on one side, and on the other...shibumi
Label
Shibumi, Trevanian
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: Granada, 1979
  • Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0011425955
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
505 p.
Isbn
9780755370238
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Shibumi, Trevanian
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: Granada, 1979
  • Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0011425955
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
505 p.
Isbn
9780755370238
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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