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The Resource The language of the dead : a World War II mystery, Stephen Kelly

The language of the dead : a World War II mystery, Stephen Kelly

Label
The language of the dead : a World War II mystery
Title
The language of the dead
Title remainder
a World War II mystery
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Kelly
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a rural Hampshire village, things have remained fairly quiet despite the war. Then an elderly loner is brutally murdered, and the method of his killing bears the hallmarks of the traditional vanquishing of a witch. A young woman who is carrying the illegitimate child of a fighter pilot also is violently killed; a local drunkard's head is bashed in. Are the cases connected? As the Germans continue their relentless attack, Detective Inspector Thomas Lamb hunts for an elusive killer
Member of
Summary
When the rural hamlet of Hampshire is plagued by a series of brutal murders, Detective Inspector Thomas Lamb, as German bombers launch a relentless attack on England during World War II, races against time to solve these crimes that are seemingly linked to the occult
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10409870
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Kelly, Stephen
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3611.E458
LC item number
L36 2015
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inspector Lamb novels
Series volume
0001
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  • Murder
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Murder
  • England
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a World War II mystery
Label
The language of the dead : a World War II mystery, Stephen Kelly
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881207867
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9781605986968
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)881207867
Label
The language of the dead : a World War II mystery, Stephen Kelly
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881207867
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9781605986968
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)881207867

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