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A test of wills

Charles Todd

A test of wills

by Charles Todd

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Published by s.n.] in [s.l .
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  Request Book Kit. Book and Author. A Test of Wills: It’s , and the “War to End All Wars” has been there is no peace for Scotland Yard inspector Ian Rutledge, recently returned from the battlefields of France shell-shocked and tormented by the ever-present voice of the young Scot he had executed for refusing an order.   Buy A Test of Wills: The First Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery by Todd, Charles from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction/5().

A Test Of Wills by Todd, Charles &#;Todd has written a first novel that speaks out, urgently and compassionately, for a long-dead generation&#;.A meticulously wrought puzzle.&#;&#;New York Times Book Review&#;An intricately plotted mystery. "An excellent new mystery, and one hopes, the first of a series", raves "The Chicago Tribune" about this "New York Times" Notable Book. In , Scotland Yard Inspector Ian Rutledge remains haunted by World War I, where he was forced to have a soldier executed for refusing to fight. When Rutledge is assigned to investigate a murder involving the military, his emotional war wounds flare/5(36).

Returning from the Great War in , Inspector Ian Rutledge is dispatched to the Warwick village of Upper Streetham to track down the killer of Colonel Charles Harris, shot from his horse but mysteriously landed on his chest. Except for heavily alibied malcontent Bert Mavers, no one seems to have anything bad to say about the squire: certainly not his loyal business manager Laurence Royston.   A Test Of Wills (eBook): Todd, Charles: The first novel to feature war-damaged Scotland Yard inspector Ian Rutledge, A Test of Wills is the book that brought author Charles Todd into the spotlight. This Edgar® and Anthony Award-nominated, New York Times Notable mystery brilliantly evokes post-World War I Great Britain and introduces readers to one of crime fiction's most .


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