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    Description"New York Times" bestselling author Diana Gabaldon has captured the hearts of millions with her critically acclaimed novels, Outlander. Dragonfly In Amber, Voyager, and Drums Of Autumn. From the moment Claire Randall accidentally steps through a magical stone that transports her back in time more than 200 years to 1743, and into the arms of Scottish soldier Jamie Fraser, readers have been enthralled with this epic saga of time travel, adventure, and love everlasting. Now Diana Gabaldon has written the ultimate companion guide to her bestselling series, the book only she could write - a beautifully illustrated compendium of all things Outlandish. As a special bonus for those who are eagerly awaiting the next appearance of Jamie and Claire, she includes never - before - published excerpts from upcoming works in the series. And there's lots more in this lavish keepsake volume for the many devoted fans who yearn to learn the stories behind the stories: - Full synopses of Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, and Drums of Autumn - A complete listing of the characters in all four novels, including extensively researched family trees and genealogical notes - Professionally cast horoscopes for Jamie and Claire - A comprehensive glossary and pronunciation guide to Gaelic terms and usage - The fully explicated Gabaldon Theory of Time Travel - Frequently asked questions to the author and her (sometimes surprising) answers - An annotated bibliography - Tips, personal stories - even a recipe or two - Essays about medicine and magic in the eighteenth century, researching historical fiction, and more With the insight, humor, and eye for detail that has made her novels such an outstanding success story. Diana Gabaldon here gives her readers the best gift of all--The Outlandish Companion.


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    Title
    The Outlandish Companion
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Diana Gabaldon
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 496
    Width: 178 mm
    Height: 236 mm
    Thickness: 48 mm
    Weight: 1,102 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780385324137
    ISBN 10: 0385324138
    Classifications

    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KBB
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T18.5
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2AB
    DC21: 813.54
    BIC E4L: LIT
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11110
    DC22: 813.54
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: WDKX
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Merchandise Category: REF
    BIC subject category V2: DSRC
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    DC22: 813/.54
    BISAC V2.8: FIC009030
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T General Subject: 495
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 88
    BISAC V2.8: LIT012000, LIT004020, FIC027090
    LC subject heading: , , , ,
    LC classification: PS3557.A22 Z468 1999
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: P26102820
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC region code: 1.1.2.5.0.0.0
    Thema V1.0: WDKX, DSRC
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1KBB
    Thema language qualifier V1.0: 2ACB
    Edition
    Annotated
    Edition statement
    annotated edition
    Publisher
    Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers
    Imprint name
    Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers
    Publication date
    01 September 2006
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Diana Gabaldon is the "New York Times" bestselling author of Lord John and the Private Matter and the wildly popular Outlander novels. She won a 2006 Quill Award for her most recent Outlander novel, A Breath of Snow and Ashes.
    Review quote
    With the insight, humor, and eye for detail that has made her novels such an outstanding success story, Diana Gabaldon here gives her readers the best gift of all--The Outlandish Companion,""
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    "New York Times bestselling author Diana Gabaldon has captured the hearts of millions with her critically acclaimed novels, Outlander. Dragonfly In Amber, Voyager, and Drums Of Autumn. From the moment Claire Randall accidentally steps through a magical stone that transports her back in time more than 200 years to 1743, and into the arms of Scottish soldier Jamie Fraser, readers have been enthralled with this epic saga of time travel, adventure, and love everlasting. Now Diana Gabaldon has written the ultimate companion guide to her bestselling series, the book only she could write - a beautifully illustrated compendium of all things Outlandish. As a special bonus for those who are eagerly awaiting the next appearance of Jamie and Claire, she includes never - before - published excerpts from upcoming works in the series. And there's lots more in this lavish keepsake volume for the many devoted fans who yearn to learn the stories behind the stories: Full synopses of Oulander, Dragonfly In Amber, Voyager, and Drums Of Autumn A complete listing of the characters in all four novels, including extensively researched family trees and genealogical notes Professionally cast horoscopes for Jamie and Claire A comprehensive glossary and pronunciation guide to Gaelic terms and usage The fully explicated Gabaldon Theory of Time Travel Frequently asked questions to the author and her (sometimes surprising) answers An annotated bibliography Tips, personal stories - even a recipe or two Essays about medicine and magic in the eighteenth century, researching historical fiction, and more With the insight, humor, and eye for detail that has made her novels suchan outstanding success story. Diana Gabaldon here gives her readers the best gift of all - The Outlandish Companion