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To die but once : a Maisie Dobbs novel

Author: Jacqueline Winspear
Publisher: Rearsby, Leicester : WF Howes Ltd, 2018. ©2018.
Series: Maisie Dobbs novel, 14
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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Spring 1940. With Britons facing what has become known as the Bore War - nothing much seems to have happened yet - Maisie Dobbs is asked to investigate the disappearance of a local lad, a young apprentice craftsman working on a 'hush-hush' government contract. As Maisie's inquiry reveals a possible link to the London underworld, so the country is bracing for a possible enemy invasion amid news of the British  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Large type books
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Named Person: Maisie Dobbs, (Fictitious character); Maisie Dobbs, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Winspear
ISBN: 9781528803632 1528803639
OCLC Number: 1038711553
Description: 404 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Maisie Dobbs novel, 14
Responsibility: Jacqueline Winspear.

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Spring 1940. With Britons facing what has become known as the Bore War - nothing much seems to have happened yet - Maisie Dobbs is asked to investigate the disappearance of a local lad, a young apprentice craftsman working on a 'hush-hush' government contract. As Maisie's inquiry reveals a possible link to the London underworld, so the country is bracing for a possible enemy invasion amid news of the British Expeditionary Force stranded along the French coast. And another mother is worried about a missing son - but this time the boy in question is one beloved by Maisie.

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