The Resource Curiosity, Gary Blackwood

Curiosity, Gary Blackwood

Label
Curiosity
Title
Curiosity
Statement of responsibility
Gary Blackwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1835, when his father's put in a Philadelphia debtor's prison, 12-year-old chess prodigy Rufus Goodspeed is relieved to be recruited to secretly operate a chess-playing automaton named The Turk, but soon questions the fate of his predecessors and his own safety
Summary
In 1835, when his father is put in a Philadelphia debtor's prison, twelve-year-old chess prodigy Rufus Goodspeed is relieved to be recruited to secretly operate a chess-playing automaton named The Turk, but soon questions the fate of his predecessors and his own safety
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10304671
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blackwood, Gary L
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
870L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.B5338
LC item number
Cur 2014eb
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
870
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
6.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mälzel, Johann Nepomuk
  • Mälzel, Johann Nepomuk
  • Mälzel, Johann Nepomuk
  • Chess
  • Apprentices
  • Poverty
  • Robots
  • Chess
  • Apprentices
  • Poverty
  • Robots
  • Games
  • 19th Century
  • Mysteries & Detective Stories
  • Apprentices
  • Chess
  • Poverty
  • Robots
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Pennsylvania
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Curiosity, Gary Blackwood
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn875678943
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (313 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101593417
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
43A10561-FA6F-4398-8404-E4C20E50018A
Label
Curiosity, Gary Blackwood
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn875678943
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (313 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101593417
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
43A10561-FA6F-4398-8404-E4C20E50018A

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