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A shocking assassination / Cora Harrison.

Harrison, Cora, author. (Author).
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  • 7 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC HARRIS CO Mother 2 (Text) 73174005028464 Adult: Fiction Available -
Clinton Public Library - Clinton HAR (REVEREND #2) (Text) 36806002066155 NEW ITEMS Available -
Clinton Public Library - Clinton HAR (REVEREND #2) c.2 (Text) 36806002067963 NEW ITEMS Available -
Coatesville-Clay Township Public Library - Coatesville MF HARRISON (Text) 78321000025770 Adult Mystery Fiction Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison M (Text) 39391006767493 Mystery Checked out 12/27/2016
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville M HAR (Text) 78551000528404 New Books Reshelving -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library FIC Harrison (Text) 31208912458231 fiction Available -
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield MYS Harrison (Text) 78292000357738 Adult New Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780727885968
  • Physical Description: 244 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First world edition.
  • Publisher: Surrey, England : Severn House, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Series numeration from NoveList.
Summary, etc.: Ireland 1923. Reverend Mother Aquinas is buying buttered eggs in the Cork city market at the very moment when the city engineer, James Doyle, is assassinated. Although no one saw the actual killing, a young reporter named Sam O'Mahony is found standing close to the body, a pistol in his hand, and is arrested and charged. Following a desperate appeal from Sam's mother, convinced of her son's innocence, the Reverend Mother investigates -- and, in this turbulent, war-torn city, uncovers several other key suspects. Could there be a Republican connection? Was James Doyle's death linked to his corrupt practices in the rebuilding of the city, burned down more than a year ago by the Black and Tans? Cork is a city divided by wealth and by politics: this murder seems to have links to both.
Subject: Aquinas, Reverend Mother (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Nuns > Ireland > Cork > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Ireland > Cork > Fiction.
Ireland > History > Civil War, 1922-1923 > Fiction.
Cork (Ireland) > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery stories.

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