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Maul and the Pear Tree

P. D. James

Maul and the Pear Tree

by P. D. James

  • 309 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Not Avail .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsT. A. Athomas Alan Critchley (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9862881M
    ISBN 105551432181
    ISBN 109785551432180

    I deliberately began reading The Maul and the Pear Tree exactly two hundred years to the day that the horrific killing spree known as the Ratcliffe Highway murders began, on December 7th Four innocent people, including a babe in arms, were butchered in London's East End that first night, stretching the rudimentary resources of the parish, the local magistrates and the Thames police based /5(6). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    The Maul and the Pear Tree (Book): James, P. D.: In this riveting true crime account, acclaimed author P. D. James, the "Queen of the English mystery novel" (Newsweek) joins forces with historian T. A. Critchley to re-create the Radcliffe Highway murders, a series of vicious crimes committed in With the atmosphere and pacing of her best novels, James reveals the rudimentary police. The Maul and the Pear Tree The Ratcliffe Highway Murders by P. D. James. ebook. Faber & Faber Childrens Books Publication Date: Format P. D. James (Author) P. D. James was a bestselling and internationally acclaimed crime writer. She was the creator of Adam Dalgliesh and Cordelia Gray, and their long and successful series of.

      So begins “The Maul and the Pear Tree” by P.D. James and T.A. Critchley, a thorough account and re-thinking of the notorious Ratcliffe Highway Murders, committed in London’s East End in December, The slayings are well-known to Britons, particularly Londoners, although less . Get this from a library! The maul and the pear tree. [P D James; T A Critchley] -- In this riveting true crime account, acclaimed author P. D. James, the "Queen of the English mystery novel" (Newsweek) joins forces with historian T. A. Critchley to re-create the Radcliffe Highway.


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