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The sound of trumpets

Author: John Mortimer
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A satire on British politics and the class system starring Leslie Titmuss, a modern Machiavelli, as he manipulates behind the scenes to gain victory for his puppet in a by-election. A tale of duplicity and back stabbing by the author of Rumpole of the Bailey.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Mortimer
ISBN: 0670878618 9780670878611
OCLC Number: 39714233
Description: 272 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: John Mortimer.

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This final volume in the trilogy that began with "Paradise Postponed" and "Titmuss Regained", sees the dawn of New Labour in the Hartscombe constituency. The embittered Lord Titmuss fondly remembers  Read more...

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