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The Resource Death has deep roots, Michael Gilbert ; with an introduction by Martin Edwards

Death has deep roots, Michael Gilbert ; with an introduction by Martin Edwards

Label
Death has deep roots
Title
Death has deep roots
Statement of responsibility
Michael Gilbert ; with an introduction by Martin Edwards
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A London crowd awaits the trial of Victoria Lamartine, suspected for the murder of her former lover. Lamartine - who years ago escaped from the Gestapo - is set to meet her end at the gallows. One final opportunity remains: solicitor Nap Rumbold is called to replace the defence counsel, granting an eight-day reprieve. Without any time to spare, Rumbold crosses the Channel to trace the roots of the crime back into the war-torn past. Expertly combining authentic courtroom drama at the Old Bailey with a perilous quest for evidence across France, Gilbert's novel is an unorthodox marvel of the mystery genre
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilbert, Michael Francis
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6013.I3335
LC item number
D38 2019
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
British Library crime classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Murder
  • Criminal defense lawyers
  • Ex-lovers
  • Police
  • London (England)
  • France
Label
Death has deep roots, Michael Gilbert ; with an introduction by Martin Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Second World War mystery"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780712352284
Lccn
2019027077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1091024487
  • (OCoLC)1091024487
Label
Death has deep roots, Michael Gilbert ; with an introduction by Martin Edwards
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Second World War mystery"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780712352284
Lccn
2019027077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1091024487
  • (OCoLC)1091024487

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