The Resource A bitter truth : a Bess Crawford mystery, Charles Todd

A bitter truth : a Bess Crawford mystery, Charles Todd

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A bitter truth : a Bess Crawford mystery
Title
A bitter truth
Title remainder
a Bess Crawford mystery
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Charles Todd
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eng
Summary
Trying to help a woman in distress, World War I nurse and accidental sleuth Bess Crawford learns that no good deed goes unpunished When battlefield nurse Bess Crawford returns from France for a well-earned Christmas leave, she finds a bruised and shivering woman huddled in the doorway of her London residence. The woman has nowhere to turn, and propelled by a firm sense of duty, Bess takes her in. Once inside Bess's flat, the woman reveals that a quarrel with her husband erupted into violence, yet she wants to return home--if Bess will go with her to Sussex. Realizing that the woman is suffering from a concussion, Bess gives up a few precious days of leave to travel with her. But she soon discovers that this is a good deed with unforeseeable consequences. What Bess finds at Vixen Hill is a house of mourning. The woman's family has gathered for a memorial service for the elder son, who died of war wounds. Her husband, home on compassionate leave, is tense, tormented by jealousy and his own guilty conscience. Then, when a troubled houseguest is found dead, Bess herself becomes a prime suspect in the case. This murder will lead her to a dangerous quest in war-torn France, an unexpected ally, and a startling revelation that puts her in jeopardy before a vicious killer can be exposed
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Todd, Charles
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813/.54
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LC call number
PS3570.O37
LC item number
B58 2011ab
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fiction
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Read by Rosalyn Landor
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Landor, Rosalyn
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  • Crawford, Bess (Fictitious character)
  • Nurses
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Murder
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A bitter truth : a Bess Crawford mystery, Charles Todd
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spoken word
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rdacontent
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o886551848
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (11 hr., 01 min., 05 sec.))
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online
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9780062125644
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sound
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digital recording
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3CF83BF2-CBA2-4D3B-8ECF-116DA64E0EBA
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  • (Sirsi) o886551848
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Label
A bitter truth : a Bess Crawford mystery, Charles Todd
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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o886551848
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11 hr., 01 min., 05 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062125644
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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digital
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
3CF83BF2-CBA2-4D3B-8ECF-116DA64E0EBA
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  • (Sirsi) o886551848
  • (OCoLC)886551848
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