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Murder on the Orient Express

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©1933.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Winterbrook edView all editions and formats
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While en route from Syria to Paris, in the middle of a freezing winter's night, the Orient Express is stopped dead in its tracks by a snowdrift. Passengers awake to find the train still stranded and to discover that a wealthy American has been brutally stabbed to death in his private compartment. Incredibly, that compartment is locked from the inside. With no escape into the wintery landscape the killer must still  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character); Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie
ISBN: 0399137084 9780399137082
OCLC Number: 824190643
Notes: "Originally published in the United States under the title Murder in the Calais coach"--Title page verso.
Description: 263 pages.
Responsibility: Agatha Christie.

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While en route from Syria to Paris, in the middle of a freezing winter's night, the Orient Express is stopped dead in its tracks by a snowdrift. Passengers awake to find the train still stranded and to discover that a wealthy American has been brutally stabbed to death in his private compartment. Incredibly, that compartment is locked from the inside. With no escape into the wintery landscape the killer must still be on board. Fortunately, the brilliant Belgian inspector Hercule Poirot is also on board, having booked the last available berth.

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