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Instrument of Slaughter
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Magna Large Print Books
Publication date August 1, 2013
Pages 411
Binding Hardcover
Edition Large print
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780750537872
ISBN-10 0750537876
Dimensions 1 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1.30 lbs.
Original list price $35.50
Other format details large print
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Britain is on the brink of enforcing conscription. Eligible young men who have not yet signed up to fight are despised as 'conchies', and subjected to hatred and verbal abuse. Cyril Ablatt, leader of Shoreditch's group of conscientious objectors is brutally bludgeoned to death, Scotland Yard detectives Inspector Marmion and Sergeant Keedy are assigned to the case. As the pair build up a portrait of Cyril, they unearth an intriguing private life behind the man's saintly facade. Meanwhile, public sympathy is lukewarm. Some people even claim that a conchie deserves to die. Marmion and Keedy will have to work fast to find the killer before any more deaths occur...

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Large print edition from Magna Large Print Books (August 1, 2013)
9780750537872 | details & prices | 411 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $35.50
About: Britain is on the brink of enforcing conscription.
from Allison & Busby (November 15, 2012); titled "Instrument of Slaughter: Home Front Detective, Book 2"
9780749009953 | details & prices | 351 pages | 6.25 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $29.95
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Reprint edition from Allison & Busby (February 1, 2014)
9780749013349 | details & prices | 382 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $16.95
CD/Spoken Word
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Mp3 una edition from Soundings Ltd (April 1, 2015)
9781407939117 | details & prices | List price $99.95
About: 1916.
With Gordon Griffin (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Soundings Ltd (April 1, 2015)
9781407939100 | details & prices | 7.50 × 7.50 × 1.50 in. | 0.94 lbs | List price $99.95
About: 1916.

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