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The iron horse [electronic resource] : Inspector Robert Colbeck Series, Book 4. Edward Marston.

Marston, Edward. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780749008499 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2010.

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Summary, etc.: Derby Day at Epsom Downs. A multitude of people crowd to watch the races: dukes and dustmen, bishops and beggars, privileged ladies and prostitutes. The gamut of Victorian society and a hotbed for crime and crooks of all kinds. With the nation a-flutter in the run up to this national event, a disembodied head is discovered on a passenger train at Crewe; the first in a murky course of events that takes in murder, fraud and race-fixing. Detective Inspector Robert Colbeck and his assistant are assigned to the case and are soon snarled up in a web of skulduggery stretching across the country. They are forced to ask themselves, just how much is someone prepared to hazard to win?
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Allison & Busby, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 342 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Mystery.
Genre: Electronic books.

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