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Under attack / Edward Marston.

By: Marston, Edward [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Marston, Edward. Home front detective series: 7.Publisher: London, England : Allison and Busby Limited, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Edition: First edition.Description: 349 pages ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0749021233; 9780749021238.Subject(s): Police -- England -- London -- Fiction | Marmion, Harvey (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Keedy, Joe (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | World War, 1914-1918 -- England -- Fiction | Interpersonal relations -- Fiction | London (England) -- History -- 20th century -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Detective and mystery fiction.DDC classification: 823/.914 Summary: "June, 1917. While another daylight air raid batters London, the body of respected businessman and devoted family man Gilbert Donohoe is fished from the Thames, the victim of strangulation. Inspector Marmion struggles with the case alongside his anxieties for his now-missing son, Paul, but the pressure increases when the Metropolitan Police are the target of a series of vicious press attacks. As Marmion is pilloried in the press, he uncovers a seedy path through London which will lead him towards the killer."--Publisher's description.
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The seventh Home Front Detective novel

"June, 1917. While another daylight air raid batters London, the body of respected businessman and devoted family man Gilbert Donohoe is fished from the Thames, the victim of strangulation. Inspector Marmion struggles with the case alongside his anxieties for his now-missing son, Paul, but the pressure increases when the Metropolitan Police are the target of a series of vicious press attacks. As Marmion is pilloried in the press, he uncovers a seedy path through London which will lead him towards the killer."--Publisher's description.