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The outlandish companion. Volume 1 / Diana Gabaldon.

By: Gabaldon, Diana [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: Gabaldon, Diana. Outlander novels ; v. 1.Publisher: London : Century, 2015Copyright date: ©1999 Edition: Revised and updatedDescription: xxix, 577 p. : illustrations ; 24 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781780894935 (pbk.)Other title: Outlandish companion. Volume oneUniform titles: Through the stones Subject(s): Gabaldon, Diana -- Characters | Outlander (Television program) | Randall, Claire (Fictitious character) | Fraser, Jamie (Fictitious character) | Historical fiction, English -- History and criticism | Time travel in literatureDDC classification: 813.6 Summary: 'Diana Gabaldon has captivated millions of readers with her critically acclaimed Outlander novels. In this beautifully illustrated compendium, Diana Gabaldon opens a door through the standing stones and offers a guided tour of what lies within. It includes: full synopses of Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager and Drums of Autumn; a complete listing of the characters (fictional and historical) in the first four novels in the series, as well as family trees and genealogical notes; a comprehensive glossary and pronunciation guide to Gaelic terms and usage; the Gabaldon Theory of Time Travel, explained; frequently asked questions to the author and her (sometimes surprising) answers; an annotated bibliography; essays about medicine and magic in the eighteenth century, researching historical fiction, creating characters and more; professionally cast horoscopes for Jamie and Claire; and, the making of the TV series: how we got there from here, and what happened next (including 'My Brief Career as a TV Actor')."--Wheelers.co.nz
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Diana Gabaldon has captivated millions of readers with her critically acclaimed Outlander novels. In this beautifully illustrated compendium, Diana Gabaldon opens a door through the standing stones and offers a guided tour of what lies within.

Diana Gabaldon has captivated millions of readers with her critically acclaimed Outlander novels. In this beautifully illustrated compendium, Diana Gabaldon opens a door through the standing stones and offers a guided tour of what lies within. Including-

Full synopses of Outlander , Dragonfly in Amber , Voyager and Drums of Autumn
A complete listing of the characters (fictional and historical) in the first four novels in the series, as well as family trees and genealogical notes
A comprehensive glossary and pronunciation guide to Gaelic terms and usage
The Gabaldon Theory of Time Travel, explained
Frequently asked questions to the author and her (sometimes surprising) answers
An annotated bibliography
Essays about medicine and magic in the eighteenth century, researching historical fiction, creating characters and more
Professionally cast horoscopes for Jamie and Claire
The making of the TV series- how we got there from here, and what happened next (including 'My Brief Career as a TV Actor')

"First published as Through the stones in the UK by Century in 1999."--Title page verso.

'Diana Gabaldon has captivated millions of readers with her critically acclaimed Outlander novels. In this beautifully illustrated compendium, Diana Gabaldon opens a door through the standing stones and offers a guided tour of what lies within. It includes: full synopses of Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager and Drums of Autumn; a complete listing of the characters (fictional and historical) in the first four novels in the series, as well as family trees and genealogical notes; a comprehensive glossary and pronunciation guide to Gaelic terms and usage; the Gabaldon Theory of Time Travel, explained; frequently asked questions to the author and her (sometimes surprising) answers; an annotated bibliography; essays about medicine and magic in the eighteenth century, researching historical fiction, creating characters and more; professionally cast horoscopes for Jamie and Claire; and, the making of the TV series: how we got there from here, and what happened next (including 'My Brief Career as a TV Actor')."--Wheelers.co.nz

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