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The Resource A duty to the dead, Charles Todd

A duty to the dead, Charles Todd

Label
A duty to the dead
Title
A duty to the dead
Statement of responsibility
Charles Todd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Independent-minded Bess Crawford's upbrining is far different from that of the usual upper-middle-class British gentlewoman. At the outbreak of WWI, she volunteers for the nursing corps, serving from the battlefields of France to the doomed hospital ship Britannic. On one voyage, she promises to a deliver a message from a dying officer to his brother. Once she's able to do so, she's disturbed at the brother's indifferent reception of the message, and when an unexpected turn of events provides her with an opportunity to stay with the family for a short time, she takes it
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Summary
Independent-minded Bess Crawford's upbringing is far different from that of the usual upper-middle-class British gentlewoman. At the outbreak of WWI, she volunteers for the nursing corps, serving from the battlefields of France to the doomed hospital ship Britannic. On one voyage, she promises to a deliver a message from a dying officer to his brother. Once she's able to do so, she's disturbed at the brother's indifferent reception of the message, and when an unexpected turn of events provides her with an opportunity to stay with the family for a short time, she takes it
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
321347
Cataloging source
DLC
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Todd, Charles
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Bess Crawford mystery
Series volume
0001
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  • Nurses
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Mystery
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
A duty to the dead, Charles Todd
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn297530044
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
329 p.
Isbn
9780061791765
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008055909
System control number
(OCoLC)297530044
Label
A duty to the dead, Charles Todd
Publication
Control code
ocn297530044
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
329 p.
Isbn
9780061791765
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008055909
System control number
(OCoLC)297530044

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