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Call the dying

Author: Andrew Taylor
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is 1955 and the influx of televisions do nothing to relieve the tensions in the conservative town of Lydmouth. Mr Frederick, a television engineer, arrives to sell and adapt the new sets. He comes for two nights and leaves. Then the body of a local GP is found. Richard Thornhill is drafted in to investigate.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Taylor
ISBN: 0340825693 9780340825693 0340825707 9780340825709
OCLC Number: 56650669
Description: 436 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Andrew Taylor.

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'This is top of the class. Taylor's re-creation of the 1950s is absolutely convincing.' - -- Sue Baker's Top 10 crime & thriller titles, Publishing News 'A journey into 1950s Britain, where post-war Read more...

 
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