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The Scent of Death

Author: Taylor, Andrew

Publisher: Harper Collins

Format:Paperback
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The Scent of Death : August, 1778. British-controlled Manhattan is a melting pot of soldiers, traitors and refugees, surrounded by rebel forces as the American War of Independence rages on. Into this simmering tension sails Edward Savill, a London clerk tasked with assessing the claims of loyalists who have lost out during the war. Savill lodges with the aging Judge Wintour, his ailing wife, and their enigmatic daughter-in-law Arabella. However, as Savill soon learns, what the Wintours have lost in wealth, they have gained in secrets. The murder of a gentleman in the slums pulls Savill into the city's underbelly. But when life is so cheap, why does one death matter? Because making a nation is a lucrative business, and some people cannot afford to miss out, whatever the price…


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Fiction   Historical

ISBN 13:9780007213535
ISBN 10:0007213530
Format:Paperback
Language:English
Pages:498
Size:7.81" l x 4.98" w x 1.37" h
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