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A Christmas garland

Author: Anne Perry
Publisher: London : Headline, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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1857. After the fire of mutiny has swept through British India, young Lieutenant Victor Narraway arrives at a battered military base at Cawnpore. It is just two weeks before Christmas, but no one is able to celebrate: they have been betrayed. A soldier under arrest for dereliction of duty has killed a guard and escaped to join the rebels, taking crucial information that led to the massacre of nine men on patrol.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Perry
ISBN: 9780755397235 0755397231
OCLC Number: 1107992138
Notes: "As Christmas approaches, justice must be done" -- Cover.
1857. After the fire of mutiny has swept through British India, young Lieutenant Victor Narraway arrives at a battered military base at Cawnpore. It is just two weeks before Christmas, and he is to defend a soldier under arrest for dereliction of duty.
Description: 150 pages ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Anne Perry.

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'A bite-sized mystery that could be fitted in after your Christmas lunch' * Daily Telegraph * 'Perry avoids all of the mawkish pitfalls that are usually the hallmark of holiday books by choosing an Read more...

 
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