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The scent of death

Author: Andrew Taylor
Publisher: Oxford : Isis, 2014.
Series: Isis large print
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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August 1778. Edward Savill, a London government clerk, is assigned to New York to investigate the claims of dispossessed loyalists from the wrong side of the American War of Independence. Savill lodges with the respected Wintour family and their enigmatic daughter-in-law Arabella, who are praying for the safe return of their son and her husband, Jack - currently missing behind rebel lines. The discovery of a body in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Taylor
ISBN: 9780753192092 0753192098
OCLC Number: 890598454
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 584 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Isis large print
Responsibility: Andrew Taylor.

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August 1778. Edward Savill, a London government clerk, is assigned to New York to investigate the claims of dispossessed loyalists from the wrong side of the American War of Independence. Savill lodges with the respected Wintour family and their enigmatic daughter-in-law Arabella, who are praying for the safe return of their son and her husband, Jack - currently missing behind rebel lines. The discovery of a body in the notorious Canvas Town slums thrusts Savill into a murder inquiry. In the escalating violence of a desperate city, the secret this killing hides could be the key to power for whoever uncovers it ...

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