By Charles Finch
Charles Lenox, Member of Parliament, units sail on a clandestine challenge for the govt.. while an officer is savagely murdered, even though, Lenox is drawn towards his outdated occupation, made up our minds to catch one other killer.
1873 is a dangerous time within the courting among France and England. while a string of English spies is located useless on French soil, the specter of all-out warfare activates executive officers to invite Charles Lenox to go to the newly-dug Suez Canal on a mystery mission.
Once he's on board the Lucy, even if, Lenox unearths himself utilizing now not his new abilities of international relations yet his outdated ones: the ship's moment lieutenant is located useless at the voyage's first evening, his physique cruelly abused. The ship's captain begs the quickly retired detective to hitch searching for a legal. Lenox unearths the path, yet within the claustrophobic surroundings on board, the place not anyone can come or pass and everybody is a suspect, he has to race opposed to the following crime—and additionally desire he won't be the victim.
At as soon as a compulsive homicide secret, a undercover agent tale, and an intimate and cheerful trip with the Victorian army, this e-book exhibits that irrespective of how a ways Lenox strays from his outdated lifestyles, it is going to constantly come again to discover him.
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A Burial at Sea (Charles Lenox Mystery, Book 5) by Charles Finch