Iron and blood [electronic resource] : Jake Desmet Adventure Series, Book 1. Gail Z Martin.
- ISBN: 9781849979177 (electronic bk)
- Date Published: 2015.
|Summary, etc.:|| New Pittsburgh, 1898—a crucible of invention and intrigue. Born from the ashes of devastating fire, flood and earthquake, the city is ruled by the shadow government of The Oligarchy. In the swarming streets, people of a hundred nations drudge to feed the engines of progress, while in the abandoned tunnels beneath the city, supernatural creatures hide from the light, emerging only to feed.Jake Desmet and Rick Brand travel the world to secure treasures and unusual items for the collections of wealthy patrons, accompanied by Jake's cousin, Veronique LeClerque. But when their latest commission leads to Jake's father's murder, the three friends are drawn into a conspiracy where dark magic, industrial sabotage and the monsters that prey on the night will ultimately threaten not just New Pittsburgh, but the whole world.
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. Oxford : Solaris, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1069 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1067 KB).
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