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The Resource Death of an Honest Man, M. C. Beaton

Death of an Honest Man, M. C. Beaton

Label
Death of an Honest Man
Title
Death of an Honest Man
Statement of responsibility
M. C. Beaton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Nobody loves an honest man, or that was what police sergeant Hamish Macbeth tried to tell newcomer Paul English. Paul had moved to a house in Cnothan, a sour village on Hamish's beat. He attended church in Lochdubh. He told the minister, Mr. Wellington, that his sermons were boring. He told tweedy Mrs. Wellington that she was too fat and in these days of increasing obesity it was her duty to show a good example. Angela Brody was told her detective stories were pap for the masses and it was time she wrote literature instead. He accused Hamish of having dyed his fiery red hair. He told Jessie Currie -- who repeated all the last words of her twin sister -- that she needed psychiatric help. 'I speak as I find, ' he bragged. Voices saying, 'I could kill that man, ' could be heard from Lochdubh to Cnothan. And someone did. Now Hamish is faced with a bewildering array of suspects. And he's lost the services of his clumsy policeman, Charlie, who has resigned from the force after Chief Inspector Blair berated Charlie one too many times, and the policeman threw Blair into the loch. Can Hamish find the killer on his own?"-- ǂc From publisher's description
Member of
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Beaton, M.C
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Hamish Macbeth mysteries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Murder
  • Honesty
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
Label
Death of an Honest Man, M. C. Beaton
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
in502478403
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781455558322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Death of an Honest Man, M. C. Beaton
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
in502478403
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781455558322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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