skip to content
In pale battalions Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

In pale battalions

Author: Robert Goddard
Publisher: London : Corgi, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Six months after the sudden death of her husband, Leonora Galloway sets out on a trip to France with her daughter Penelope. At last the time has come when secrets can be shared and explanations begin. Leonora takes her daughter to the battlefields of WW1, where her father is commemorated on the Thiepval Monument.
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: Romantic suspense novels
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Goddard
ISBN: 9780552162968 0552162965
OCLC Number: 699441949
Notes: Originally published: London: Bantam, 1988.
Description: 458 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Paperback -Six months after the sudden death of her husband, Leonora Galloway sets out on a trip to France with her daughter Penelope. At last the time has come when secrets can be shared and explanations begin...Leonora takes her daughter to the battlefields of WW1, where her father is commemorated on the Thiepval Monument. But the date of his death is surprising, and reveals that Captain John Hallows cannot possibly have been Leonora's real father. This is only the start of a series of revelations that span three generations of a distinguished aristocratic family who are not what they seem. Penelope must piece together a tale of war, of loss, of greed, deception and vice --
and the perpetrator of a murder left unsolved for more than half a century...
Responsibility: Robert Goddard.

Abstract:

Six months after the sudden death of her husband, Leonora Galloway sets out on a trip to France with her daughter Penelope. At last the time has come when secrets can be shared and explanations  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"'A superbly plotted romantic thriller'" New York Times Book Review "'A novel of numerous twists and turns and surprises'" Sunday Telegraph "'One of my favourite books of the year...I recommend it to Read more...

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

Tags

Be the first.
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/699441949> # In pale battalions
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "699441949" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1737651> ; # Family secrets
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6784140#Topic/family_secrets> ; # Family secrets
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6784140#Topic/romantic_suspense_novels> ; # Romantic suspense novels
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6784140#Person/goddard_robert> ; # Robert Goddard
    schema:datePublished "2010" ;
    schema:description "Paperback -Six months after the sudden death of her husband, Leonora Galloway sets out on a trip to France with her daughter Penelope. At last the time has come when secrets can be shared and explanations begin...Leonora takes her daughter to the battlefields of WW1, where her father is commemorated on the Thiepval Monument. But the date of his death is surprising, and reveals that Captain John Hallows cannot possibly have been Leonora's real father. This is only the start of a series of revelations that span three generations of a distinguished aristocratic family who are not what they seem. Penelope must piece together a tale of war, of loss, of greed, deception and vice -- and the perpetrator of a murder left unsolved for more than half a century..."@en ;
    schema:description "Six months after the sudden death of her husband, Leonora Galloway sets out on a trip to France with her daughter Penelope. At last the time has come when secrets can be shared and explanations begin. Leonora takes her daughter to the battlefields of WW1, where her father is commemorated on the Thiepval Monument."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/6784140> ;
    schema:genre "Romantic suspense novels"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "In pale battalions"@en ;
    schema:productID "699441949" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/699441949#PublicationEvent/london_corgi_2010> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6784140#Agent/corgi> ; # Corgi
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780552162968> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB070060> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/699441949> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6784140#Person/goddard_robert> # Robert Goddard
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Goddard" ;
    schema:givenName "Robert" ;
    schema:name "Robert Goddard" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6784140#Topic/romantic_suspense_novels> # Romantic suspense novels
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Romantic suspense novels"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1737651> # Family secrets
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Family secrets"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780552162968>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0552162965" ;
    schema:isbn "9780552162968" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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