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The ABC murders

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: New York : Dodd, Mead, 1977, ©1936.
Series: The Greenway edition, [22]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Title is derived from the "ABC Rail Guide" to British railways, which contains an alphabetical listing of train stops. The plot centers on finding a killer who murders victims in alphabetical order, starting with a victim in Andover whose initials are A.A. By the time the killer reaches letter "D" Hercule Poirot recognizes that all but one of the murders have been committed as mere deceptions meant to mask the truly  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976.
ABC murders.
New York : Dodd, Mead, 1977, ©1936
(OCoLC)644075292
Named Person: Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character); Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie
OCLC Number: 3553000
Description: 250 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: The Greenway edition, [22]
Responsibility: by Agatha Christie.

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Title is derived from the "ABC Rail Guide" to British railways, which contains an alphabetical listing of train stops. The plot centers on finding a killer who murders victims in alphabetical order, starting with a victim in Andover whose initials are A.A. By the time the killer reaches letter "D" Hercule Poirot recognizes that all but one of the murders have been committed as mere deceptions meant to mask the truly significant murder.

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