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A shocking assassination, Cora Harrison

Label
A shocking assassination
Title
A shocking assassination
Statement of responsibility
Cora Harrison
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harrison, Cora
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
A Reverend Mother mystery
Series volume
[2]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Nuns
  • Mothers general
  • Cork (Ireland)
  • Ireland
Target audience
adult
Label
A shocking assassination, Cora Harrison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p225810534
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
244 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780727885968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) p225810534
Label
A shocking assassination, Cora Harrison
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p225810534
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
244 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780727885968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) p225810534

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