Defend and betray: William Monk Mystery Series, Book 3
After a brilliant military career in India, General Thaddeus Carlyon finally meets death not in the frenzy of battle, but at a London dinner party, in what appears to be a freak accident. But the General's beautiful wife readily confesses that she killed him - a story she clings to even under the shadow of the gallows. Investigator William Monk, nurse Hestor Latterly and Oliver Rathbone, counsel for the defence, work feverishly to break down the silence of the accused and her husband's proud family; and with the trial only days away they inch towards the appalling heart of the mystery.
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|Grouping Title||defend and betray|
|Grouping Author||perry anne|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-08-22 22:54:17PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-08-22 23:53:10PM|
|available_at_catalog||Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Southeast|
|detailed_location_catalog||Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction, Southeast - Adult Fiction|
After a brilliant military career, esteemed General Thaddeus Carlyon finally meets his death, not in the frenzy of battle but at an elegant London dinner party. His demise appears to be the result of a freak accident, but the general's beautiful wife, Alexandra, readily confesses that she killed him–a story she clings to even under the threat of the noose.
Investigator William Monk, nurse Hester Latterly, and brilliant Oliver Rathbone, counsel for the defense, work feverishly to break down the wall of silence raised by the accused and her husband's proud family. With the trial only days away, these there sleuths inch toward the dark and appalling heart of the mystery.
|isbn||080411188, 9780307767776, 9780345513960, 9780449907559|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Southeast|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000047233|Book|Books||English|Fawcett Columbine,|1992.|385 p. ; 24 cm., overdrive:106f355b-4888-4605-bbbd-4ef6ca671ff9|eBook|eBook||English|Random House Publishing Group|2010||
|series||William Monk and Hester Latterly mysteries|
|series_with_volume||William Monk and Hester Latterly mysteries|3|
|subject_facet||Detective and mystery stories, English, Murder -- Fiction, Widows -- Fiction|
|title_display||Defend and betray|
|title_full||Defend and Betray William Monk Mystery Series, Book 3, Defend and betray / Anne Perry|
|title_short||Defend and betray|
|title_sub||William Monk Mystery Series, Book 3|
|topic_facet||Detective and mystery stories, English, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Murder, Mystery, Widows|