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A rough shoot

Author: Geoffrey Household
Publisher: London : Orion, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An afternoon's shooting in the country seems a pleasant prospect to Roger Taine, a respected family man with a distinguished military record. But when he discovers a poacher on his land, he fires a warning blast that stops the intruder dead in his tracks. Investigating further, Taine inadvertently uncovers a new-fascist plot which he is determined to thwart. A series of car chases, aeroplane drops and cross-country  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Household
ISBN: 9781780224305 1780224303
OCLC Number: 858312562
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: by Geoffrey Household.

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A classic thriller set in Dorset after the Second World War, full of Household's signature action and suspense.  Read more...

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