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Ragtime in Simla
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Published:
New York : Carroll & Graf, 2003, c2002.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st Carroll & Graf ed.
Physical Desc:
287 pages ; 22 cm.
Status:
Main Library - Adult Fiction
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Description
World War I hero and Scotland Yard detective Joe Sandilands is traveling to Simla, summer capital of the British Raj, when he is thrust abruptly--and bloodily--into his second case of serial murder: His traveling companion, a Russian opera singer, is shot dead at his side in the Governor of Bengal's touring car at a crossroads known as Devil's Elbow. Like Cleverly's award-winning and enthusiastically reviewed The Last Kashmiri Rose, which debuted Sandilands, Ragtime in Simla effectively combines exotic settings with high suspense in a deftly plotted tale of 1920s India. At Simla, in the pine-scented Himalayan hills, the English colonials have re-created a bit of home with half-timbered houses, glittering dinner tables, amateur theatricals, and gymkhanas. But when Joe's murder investigation turns up an identical unsolved killing a year earlier, he begins to uncover behind the close-knit community's sparkling facade a sinister trail of blackmail, vice, and deadly secrets.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0786712465

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"The second in the detective Joe Sandilands series."
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APA Citation (style guide)

Cleverly, B. (20032002). Ragtime in Simla. 1st Carroll & Graf ed. New York: Carroll & Graf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cleverly, Barbara. 20032002. Ragtime in Simla. New York: Carroll & Graf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cleverly, Barbara, Ragtime in Simla. New York: Carroll & Graf, 20032002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cleverly, Barbara. Ragtime in Simla. 1st Carroll & Graf ed. New York: Carroll & Graf, 20032002. Print.

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