skip to content
Blood alone : a Billy Boyle World War II mystery Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Blood alone : a Billy Boyle World War II mystery

Author: James R Benn
Publisher: New York, NY : Soho Press, Inc., [2008] ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Billy Boyle awakens in a field hospital in Sicily with amnesia. In his pocket is a yellow silk handkerchief embroidered with the initial L. Gradually he remembers: he has been sent ashore in advance of the troops with this token from Lucky Luciano to contact the head of the Sicilian Mafia. But he must also thwart a murderous band of counterfeiters of Army scrip led by Vito Genovese.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James R Benn
ISBN: 9781569475164 1569475164
OCLC Number: 213765975
Description: 313 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: James R. Benn.

Abstract:

Billy Boyle awakens in a field hospital in Sicily with amnesia. In his pocket is a yellow silk handkerchief embroidered with the initial L. Gradually he remembers: he has been sent ashore in advance of the troops with this token from Lucky Luciano to contact the head of the Sicilian Mafia. But he must also thwart a murderous band of counterfeiters of Army scrip led by Vito Genovese.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

  • 2011  (by 1 person)
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/213765975> # Blood alone : a Billy Boyle World War II mystery
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "213765975" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807488> ; # Americans
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Place/italy> ; # Italy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_campaigns_italy> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204565> ; # Italy.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Meeting/world_war_1939_1945> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Event/1939_1947> ; # 1939-1947
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Meeting/allied_occupation_of_italy_1943_1947> ; # Allied Occupation of Italy (1943-1947)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Topic/amnesiacs> ; # Amnesiacs
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107171> ; # Mafia--Italy--Sicily
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.6/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> ; # Military campaigns
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1746196> ; # Boyle, Billy (Fictitious character)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Topic/americans_italy_sicily> ; # Americans--Italy--Sicily
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1738021> ; # Amnesiacs
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1005389> ; # Mafia
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204499> ; # Italy--Sicily.
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Person/benn_james_r> ; # James R. Benn
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2008" ;
    schema:datePublished "2008" ;
    schema:description "Billy Boyle awakens in a field hospital in Sicily with amnesia. In his pocket is a yellow silk handkerchief embroidered with the initial L. Gradually he remembers: he has been sent ashore in advance of the troops with this token from Lucky Luciano to contact the head of the Sicilian Mafia. But he must also thwart a murderous band of counterfeiters of Army scrip led by Vito Genovese."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/840259889> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Detective and mystery fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Mystery fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Series/billy_boyle_world_war_ii_mystery> ; # Billy Boyle World War II mystery.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Series/a_billy_boyle_world_war_ii_mystery> ; # A Billy Boyle World War II mystery
    schema:name "Blood alone : a Billy Boyle World War II mystery"@en ;
    schema:productID "213765975" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781569475164> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/213765975> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Meeting/allied_occupation_of_italy_1943_1947> # Allied Occupation of Italy (1943-1947)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Allied Occupation of Italy (1943-1947)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Meeting/world_war_1939_1945> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Person/benn_james_r> # James R. Benn
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Benn" ;
    schema:givenName "James R." ;
    schema:name "James R. Benn" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Series/a_billy_boyle_world_war_ii_mystery> # A Billy Boyle World War II mystery
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/213765975> ; # Blood alone : a Billy Boyle World War II mystery
    schema:name "A Billy Boyle World War II mystery" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Series/billy_boyle_world_war_ii_mystery> # Billy Boyle World War II mystery.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Person/benn_james_r> ; # James R. Benn
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/213765975> ; # Blood alone : a Billy Boyle World War II mystery
    schema:name "Billy Boyle World War II mystery." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/840259889#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_campaigns_italy> # World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010007907> ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107171> # Mafia--Italy--Sicily
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mafia--Italy--Sicily"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1005389> # Mafia
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mafia"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204499> # Italy--Sicily.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Italy--Sicily." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204565> # Italy.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Italy." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710190> # Military campaigns
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Military campaigns"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1738021> # Amnesiacs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Amnesiacs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1746196> # Boyle, Billy (Fictitious character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Boyle, Billy (Fictitious character)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807488> # Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781569475164>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1569475164" ;
    schema:isbn "9781569475164" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.