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Mad blood stirring : inspired by true events

Author: Simon Mayo
Publisher: London : Doubleday, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On the eve of the year 1815, the American sailors of the Eagle finally arrive at Dartmoor prison; bedraggled, exhausted but burning with hope. They've only had one thing to sustain them - a snatched whisper overheard along the way. The war is over. Joe Hill thought he'd left the war outside these walls but it's quickly clear that there's a different type of fight to be had within. The seven prison blocks surrounding  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Mayo
ISBN: 9780857525161 0857525166
OCLC Number: 1065128448
Description: 1 volume ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Simon Mayo.

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1815: The war is over but for the inmates at Dartmoor Prison, peace - like home - is still a long way away. The seven prison blocks surrounding him have been segregated;Inspired by a true story, Mad  Read more...

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"Wonderful - a story I never heard before, told with style, pace, character, texture, and tension ... bliss." * Lee Child * "If you like your historical thrillers dark and emotional, you'll Read more...

 
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