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3 edition of Chessmen. found in the catalog.

Chessmen.

Donald M. Liddell

Chessmen.

by Donald M. Liddell

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL13818106M

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'The Chessmen' is the final installment of Peter May's Lewis Trilogy (the other two being The Blackhouse: Book One of the Lewis Trilogy and The Lewis Man: Book Two of the Lewis Trilogy) and one can certainly not claim he's been running out of steam at this point.

Like the other two, the book is a combination of a crime story and a growing up /5(K). The Lewis chessmen (Norwegian: Chessmen. book Scottish Gaelic: Fir-Tàilisg; Scots: Lewis chesmen) or Uig chessmen, named after the island or the bay where they were found, are a group of distinctive 12th-century chess pieces, along with other game pieces, most of which are carved from walrus ered in on Lewis in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, they may constitute some of the Discovered:Uig, Lewis, Scotland.

Chessmen of Doom book. Read 44 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In The Bell, the Book, and the Spellbinder, Johnny Dixon's best fr /5. THE CHESSMEN. by Peter May ‧ RELEASE DATE: Feb.

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Exclusive to the British Museum, and part of the Objects in Focus range of books, a guide to the Lewis Chessmen. This lively book considers the various fascinating stories which have evolved to explain the ownership, concealment and discovery of the pieces whilst also placing them in the wider context of the ancient game of chess and secular art of the middle Ages.

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The Chessmen is well up to the high standard of its two predecessors: tightly plotted, with no skimping on either the nuances of character or the wonderfully evocative descriptions of rugged island landscapes that have made these books a true pleasure to read."—The Guardian"Brand: Quercus Publishing.

The Chessmen (Book): May, Peter, Sequel to: The Lewis again of the Isle of Lewis, ex-Detective Inspector Fin McLeod is working as a security officer for a local landowner. While investigating illegal activity on the estate Fin encounters the elusive poacher and former childhood friend Whistler Macaskill.

They witness a freak natural phenomenon-- a 'Bog Burst'-- which. The Lewis Chessmen are some of the most well-travelled objects in the whole of the British Museum’s collection. Many museums request them for loan to their exhibitions. Sincevarious pieces have been shown in over 20 exhibitions, so hundreds of thousands – possibly millions – of people have been able to see them, all around the world.

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A short introduction to chessmen from the earliest times is followed by chapters on the impact of Geography, Religion and politics on the design of the chessmen.

In these pages, the reader will find fascinating photographs and sketches of the earliest known chessmen. Books, Toys, Games and much more. In my opinion, Toshio Mori's 'The Chessmen' is more than a fictional text dealing with the struggle of two Japanese gardeners trying to keep their job in a nursery in California.

The situation Toshio Mori focuses on reflects today's society and the way we have to behave in order to achieve something in life. The Chessmen of Mars is, I think, the pinnacle of Burroughs career, and certainly the best of the Barsoom series. It's also one of the great science fiction romances of the Twentieth Century.

As a boy, reading the typical John Campbell-influenced SF of the s, nothing prepared me for finding this book (and about 30 other moldy Burroughs Cited by: 4.The Chessmen of Mars is an Edgar Rice Burroughs science fiction novel, the fifth of his famous Barsoom series. Burroughs began writing it in January,and the finished story was first published in Argosy All-Story Weekly as a six-part serial in the issues for February 18 and 25 and March 4.