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The Resource The black ascot, Charles Todd

The black ascot, Charles Todd

Label
The black ascot
Title
The black ascot
Statement of responsibility
Charles Todd
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An astonishing tip from a grateful ex-convict seems implausible--but Inspector Ian Rutledge is intrigued and brings it to his superior at Scotland Yard. Alan Barrington, who has evaded capture for ten years, is the suspect in an appalling murder during Black Ascot, the famous 1910 royal horserace honoring the late King Edward VII. His disappearance began a manhunt that consumed Britain for a decade. Now it appears that Barrington has returned to England, giving the Yard a last chance to retrieve its reputation and see justice done
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Summary
An astonishing tip from a grateful ex-convict seems implausible-but Inspector Ian Rutledge is intrigued and brings it to his superior at Scotland Yard. Alan Barrington, who has evaded capture for ten years, is the suspect in an appalling murder during Black Ascot, the famous 1910 royal horserace honoring the late King Edward VII. His disappearance began a manhunt that consumed Britain for a decade. Now it appears that Barrington has returned to England, giving the Yard a last chance to retrieve its reputation and see justice done.
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10753119
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Todd, Charles
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Ian Rutledge mysteries
Series volume
21
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Royal Ascot (Event)
  • Rutledge, Ian (Fictitious character)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Police
  • Cold cases (Criminal investigation)
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
The black ascot, Charles Todd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780062678744
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2018032674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)1048016426
Label
The black ascot, Charles Todd
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780062678744
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2018032674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)1048016426

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