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The toll of the sea

Author: Theresa Murphy
Publisher: London : Robert Hale, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A terrific storm on a night in the mid-1850s brings tragedy to Adamslee, an impoverished village on the south west coast of England. The Paloma, a ship bringing the 38th Regiment of Foot back home from the Crimea, runs aground with the loss of 412 lives. There is one survivor, the mysterious and handsome Joby Lancer. And in the ensuing months Lancer's life becomes entangled with the lives of some local villagers,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theresa Murphy
ISBN: 9780719807930 071980793X
OCLC Number: 813857867
Description: 224 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Theresa Murphy.
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A terrific storm on a night in the mid-1850s brings tragedy to Adamslee, an impoverished village on the south west coast of England. The Paloma, a ship bring the 38th Regiment of Foot back home from  Read more...

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