The First Casualty

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The First Casualty

In Flanders in June 1917, a British officer and celebrated poet is shot dead, killed not by German fire, but while recuperating from shell shock well behind the lines. A young English soldier is arrested and, although he protests his innocence, charged with his murder. Douglas Konig, formerly a detective with the London police, soon discovers that both the evidence and the In Flanders in June 1917, a British officer and celebrated poet is shot dead, killed not by German fire, but while recuperating from shell shock well behind the lines. A young English soldier is arrested and, although he protests his innocence, charged with his murder. Douglas Konig, formerly a detective with the London police, soon discovers that both the evidence and the witnesses he needs are quite literally disappearing into the mud that surrounds him.


Details
Title The First Casualty
Author Ben Elton
ISBN-13 9780552771306
ISBN-10 0552771306
Publisher Black Swan
Language English
Edition NA
Height 198 mm
Width 129 mm
Thickness 27 mm
Binding Paperback
Pages 448