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The Resource The return of Captain John Emmett, Elizabeth Speller

The return of Captain John Emmett, Elizabeth Speller

Label
The return of Captain John Emmett
Title
The return of Captain John Emmett
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Speller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
World War I veteran Laurence Bartram, sinking into depression following a devastating family tragedy in 1920, is pulled back into the world of the living when old flame Mary Emmett calls upon him to help her solve the mystery of the death of her brother John, an officer during the war who apparently killed himself while in the care of a veterans' hospital
Member of
Summary
Mary Emmett's brother John, an officer during the recently ended World War I, has apparently killed himself while in the care of a remote veterans' hospital, and Mary needs to know why. She contacts an old flame, Laurence Bartram, who has turned his back on the world to help her find answers
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
393997
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Speller, Elizabeth
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6119.P39
LC item number
R47 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Laurence Bartram novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
The return of Captain John Emmett, Elizabeth Speller
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2013/01/09/the-return-of-captain-john-emmett-by-elizabeth-speller/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Virago, 2010
  • "A mystery"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
442 pages
Isbn
9780547511696
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010052590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 651911341
  • (OCoLC)651911341
Label
The return of Captain John Emmett, Elizabeth Speller
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2013/01/09/the-return-of-captain-john-emmett-by-elizabeth-speller/
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Virago, 2010
  • "A mystery"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
442 pages
Isbn
9780547511696
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010052590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 651911341
  • (OCoLC)651911341

Library Locations

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