The Resource Dinotopia : journey to Chandara, written and illustrated by James Gurney

Dinotopia : journey to Chandara, written and illustrated by James Gurney

Label
Dinotopia : journey to Chandara
Title
Dinotopia
Title remainder
journey to Chandara
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by James Gurney
Title variation
Journey to Chandara
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After many years of searching, artist James Gurney has discovered a never-before-seen journal by the nineteenth-century explorer Arthur Denison in a used bookstore. Denison's previous travel accounts, published as Dinotopia: A land Apart from Time and Dinotopia: The World Beneath, introduced a lost island where dinosaurs and humans live together in peaceful interdependence. Now Professor Denison and his saurian companion, Bix, set out on a perilous journey to the long-forgotten empire of Chandara. The legendary capital of Dinotopia's east, Chandara has long been shrouded in mystery and was closed off in recent times from western traders and travelers. Several times in its nearly 6,000-year history, waves of invading saurians have tried to plunder the Chandara riches, but each group has been converted and absorbed by the magic of the city. The city borders the Zhengtao River. Concentric canals and broad avenues radiate like spokes around the central hub of the Imperial Palace. In this remote and lofty height lives the beloved and elusive emperor Hugo Khan
Member of
Summary
Professor Arthur Denison and his companion, Bix, visit Chandara, Dinotopia's eastern empire, and travel through mountainous landscapes, villages and cities to the imperial palace, observing a country where humans and dinosaurs live in harmony
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
239058
Cataloging source
KKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gurney, James
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Dinotopia (James Gurney)
Series volume
0004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dinosaurs
  • Dinosaurs in art
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
journey to Chandara
Label
Dinotopia : journey to Chandara, written and illustrated by James Gurney
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 x 27 cm.
Extent
158 pages
Isbn
9780740764318
Lccn
2007924699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780740764318
Label
Dinotopia : journey to Chandara, written and illustrated by James Gurney
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 x 27 cm.
Extent
158 pages
Isbn
9780740764318
Lccn
2007924699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780740764318

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