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Betrayal at Lisson Grove [text (large print)] / Anne Perry.

By: Perry, Anne.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Charnwood series.Perry, Anne. Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel: 26.Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2012Description: 457 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444810523 (hbk).Other title: [U.S. ed. has title:].Subject(s): Pitt, Thomas (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Pitt, Charlotte (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Police -- England -- London -- Fiction | Terrorism investigation -- France -- Fiction | Informers -- Ireland -- Death -- Fiction | Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction. | Large type books. Online resources: Click here to access online Summary: 1895. Violent political unrest is rising in Europe and England is overrun by reformists wanting to overthrow the government. Inspector Thomas Pitt of the Special Branch must find those responsible. He pursues a suspected terrorist, all the way to France. But Narraway, Pitt's superior at Lisson Grove, is accused of involvement in the death of an Irish informant and is removed from office. This could jeopardise Pitt's career, so his wife, Charlotte, determines to help Narraway clear his name. Charlotte and Narraway depart for Ireland, whilst Pitt is drawn deeper into the investigation in France. Outside forces have conspired to separate them at a crucial time in the country's history - can they make it back to England and stop the revolt before it's too late?
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1895 and a violent tide of political unrest is rising fast all over Europe. Inspector Thomas Pitt, knows that they must use every means possible to find those responsible before England is overrun by reformists. When he finds himself in pursuit of a suspected terrorist, he has no hesitation in following the chase to France.

1895. Violent political unrest is rising in Europe and England is overrun by reformists wanting to overthrow the government. Inspector Thomas Pitt of the Special Branch must find those responsible. He pursues a suspected terrorist, all the way to France. But Narraway, Pitt's superior at Lisson Grove, is accused of involvement in the death of an Irish informant and is removed from office. This could jeopardise Pitt's career, so his wife, Charlotte, determines to help Narraway clear his name. Charlotte and Narraway depart for Ireland, whilst Pitt is drawn deeper into the investigation in France. Outside forces have conspired to separate them at a crucial time in the country's history - can they make it back to England and stop the revolt before it's too late?

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