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The house at sea's end [electronic resource] : Ruth Galloway Mystery Series, Book 3. Elly Griffiths.

Griffiths, Elly. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780547506968 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2012.

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Summary, etc.: Forensic archeologist Dr. Ruth Galloway is back, this time investigating a gruesome World War II war crime.Elly Griffiths's Ruth Galloway novels have been praised as "highly atmospheric" (New York Times Book Review), "remarkable" (Richmond Times-Dispatch), and "gripping" (Louise Penny). Now the beloved forensic archeologist returns, called in to investigate when human bones surface on a remote Norfolk beach.Just back from maternity leave, Ruth is finding it hard to juggle motherhood and work. The presence of DCI Harry Nelson—the married father of her daughter, Kate—does not help. The bones turn out to be about seventy years old, which leads Nelson and Ruth to the war years, a desperate time on this stretch of coastland. Home Guard veteran Archie Whitcliffe reveals the existence of a secret that the old soldiers have vowed to protect with their lives. But then Archie is killed and a German journalist arrives, asking questions about Operation...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Boston : Mariner Books, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2717 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Mystery.
Genre: Electronic books.

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