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Dead man's land [text (large print)] / Robert Ryan.

By: Ryan, Rob, 1951- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Ryan, Rob, Dr Watson: 1.; Ryan, Rob, Dr Watson: 01.Publisher: Leicester : Charnwood ; Thorpe, 2013, c2012Edition: Large print edition.Description: 507 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444817355 (hbk.); 1444817353 (hbk.).Subject(s): Watson, John H. (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction | World War, 1914-1918 -- Battlefields -- Fiction | Large type books | Flanders -- History -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery stories. | Detective and mystery fiction. | Large type books.DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Deep in the trenches of Flanders Fields, men are dying in their thousands every day. So one more death shouldn't be a surprise. But then a body turns up with bizarre injuries, and Sherlock Holmes' former sidekick Dr John Watson - unable to fight for his country due to injury but able to serve it through his medical expertise - finds his suspicions raised. Soon more bodies appear, and Watson must discover who is the killer in the trenches. Who can he trust? Who is the enemy? And can he find the perpetrator before he kills again? Surrounded by unimaginable carnage, amidst a conflict that's ripping the world apart, Watson must for once step out of the shadows and into the limelight if he's to solve the mystery behind the inexplicable deaths.
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Deep in the trenches of Flanders Fields, men are dying in their thousands every day. So one more death shouldn't be a surprise. But then a body turns up with bizarre injuries, and Sherlock Holmes' former sidekick Dr John Watson - unable to fight for his country due to injury but able to serve it through his medical expertise - finds his suspicions raised.

Complete and unabridged.

Originally published: London: Simon & Schuster, 2013.

"A killer in the trenches. Murder behind the frontline. Time for Dr John Watson to step into the limelight..." --Cover.

Deep in the trenches of Flanders Fields, men are dying in their thousands every day. So one more death shouldn't be a surprise. But then a body turns up with bizarre injuries, and Sherlock Holmes' former sidekick Dr John Watson - unable to fight for his country due to injury but able to serve it through his medical expertise - finds his suspicions raised. Soon more bodies appear, and Watson must discover who is the killer in the trenches. Who can he trust? Who is the enemy? And can he find the perpetrator before he kills again? Surrounded by unimaginable carnage, amidst a conflict that's ripping the world apart, Watson must for once step out of the shadows and into the limelight if he's to solve the mystery behind the inexplicable deaths.

Adult.

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