A rising man [text (large print)] / Abir Mukherjee.
By: Mukherjee, Abir.Material type: BookPublisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2019Copyright date: ©2017Edition: Large print edition.Description: 520 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781643582559; 1643582550.Subject(s): British -- India -- Fiction | Police -- India -- Kolkata -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | Large type books | India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Fiction | Kolkata (India) -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Detective and mystery fiction.DDC classification: 823/.92 Summary: "Calcutta, 1919. In the days of the Raj, a newly arrived Scotland Yard detective is confronted with the murder of a British official--in his mouth a note warning the British to leave India, or else"-- Provided by publisher.
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Calcutta, 1919. Captain Sam Wyndham, former Scotland Yard detective, is a new arrival to Calcutta. Desperately seeking a fresh start after his experiences during the Great War, Wyndham has been recruited to head up a new post in the police force. He is immediately overwhelmed by the heady vibrancy of the tropical city, but with barely a moment to acclimatize or to deal with the ghosts that still haunt him, Wyndham is caught up in a murder investigation that threatens to destabilize a city already teetering on the brink of political insurgency.
"Published in the year 2019 by arrangement with Pegasus Books"--Copyright page.
"Calcutta, 1919. In the days of the Raj, a newly arrived Scotland Yard detective is confronted with the murder of a British official--in his mouth a note warning the British to leave India, or else"-- Provided by publisher.