The silver branch. / Illustrated by Charles Keeping.

Edition
  • 1st ed.
Published
  • London : Oxford University Press 1957
Physical description
215 pages illustrations 23 cm.
ISBN
  • 0192717642 (pbk)
Notes
  • Carnegie Medal runner-up 1957.
Audience
  • juvenile
  • 1120 ; Lexile.
Contents
  • Saxon shore -- Whisper down the wind -- House on the cliffs -- Sea wolf -- Nightshade! -- Evicatos of the spear -- 'To the fates, that they may be kind' -- feast of Samhain -- Sign of the dolphin -- Berenice sails for Gaul -- Shadow -- Sprig of broom -- Silver branch -- Ancient ensign -- Return to the legions -- 'Carausius! Carausius!' -- Eagle in the flames -- Triumphal garlands.
Related item
  • Online version:: Sutcliff, Rosemary. Silver branch. 1st ed. London, Oxford University Press, 1957
Genre
  • Children's stories.
  • Fiction
  • Fiction.
  • Historical fiction.
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • Juvenile works.
  • text
  • Young adult fiction.
Language
  • English

Summary

  • A young Roman army medical officer, sent to Britain during the period of waning Roman rule, befriends a kinsman with whom he shares an adventure of intrigue, exile, and underground activity with the Lost Ninth Legion.

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University of Aberdeen Libraries: Sir Duncan Rice Library: Floor 6 TRC 823 Su8
Bishop Grosseteste University: Library Store: Children's Resources - 12 Week Loan 823
Bishop Grosseteste University: Library Store: Children's Resources - 12 Week Loan 823
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2007.a.2625
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms H.98/758
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms H.2000/723
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms Nov.39228
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2007.a.7227
University of Cambridge Libraries: Homerton College Library: Children's Literature Collection 823 SUT(SIL) Library holds one copy
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: Order to West Room, access from within the Main Reading Room, First Floor, (order to Rare Books Reading Room if pre-1900), not borrowable 1979.7.1138
University of East Anglia Library: Main Library: Main shelves PX 6200 SUT
Edge Hill University: Ormskirk University Library 1st floor FIC 6 week loan
University of Edinburgh Libraries: Moray House Library - Children's Lending PR6037.U936 Sut.
University of Essex: Albert Sloman Library, ESAH collection PR 6037.U7
University of Exeter Library: St Luke's Campus Library 828/SUT
University of Glasgow Library: School Experience (Library Level 4) JF SUT23
University of Glasgow Library: School Experience (Library Level 4) JF SUT22
University of Leeds Library: Western Campus 2. Contact University of Leeds Library Enquiries Education JF Store SUT
University of Leeds Library: Western Campus Store. Contact University of Leeds Library Enquiries Thompson Collection Novels SUT
Liverpool John Moores University: Contact the main library 823.914 SUT
The London Library: London Library Children's Books
Manchester Metropolitan University: Special Collections All Saints 3rd floor, Children's collection - Reference 823.914 SUT
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) W2.79.261
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) V.332.j
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) WP1.98.1812
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) WP1.200.1949
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) PB5.207.127/2
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) HB2.209.7.1422
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) WP1.201.1906
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 98MA4856
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2000MA5745
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2001MA16682
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2007 MA 13318
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2009 MB 13099
Newcastle University Libraries: Philip Robinson Library: Robinson Book Trust Level 1 (Reference) SUT SIL
Oxford Brookes University: Harcourt Hill Library, Long Loan Store Room 823.910834 SUT
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library 254 e.303
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library 254 e.576
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library X99.F07020 (Box B000000006488)
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library X02.G02310 (Box B000000133215)
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library X05.G01479 (Box B000000133982)
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library
University of Reading Library: University Library: 3rd Floor TEACHING PRACTICE--TP 823.914-SUT
University of Reading Library: Special Collections & Museum of English Rural Life: In Store - available on request CHILDREN'S COLLECTION--823.9-SUT
University of Strathclyde Library: Children's Books MLJ J 808.3 SUT
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository HB- 11-712
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository JUV 177.o.73
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository SPL-14-226
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository PB-183-24
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository PB-198-878
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository HL-312-980
Trinity College Dublin Library: Santry Book Repository PB-258-653
University of Warwick Library: Store F SUT
University of York Libraries: University Library: Morrell - Peggy Janiurek Collection Peggy Janiurek Collection

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