Death in holy orders
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New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2001]., New York :
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415 pages ; 25 cm
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Round Rock Public Library - Adult (2nd floor)  1 available
M JAMES, P

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English
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9780375412554, 0375412557 :

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"An Adam Dalgliesh mystery"--Jacket.
General Note
Originally published: London : Faber and Faber Ltd., 2001.
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Fiction Catalog, 2010.
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The setting itself is elemental P.D. James: the bleak coast of East Anglia, where atop a sweep of low cliffs stands the small theological college of St. Anselm's. On the shore not far away, smothered beneath a fall of sand, lies the body of one of the school's young ordinands. He is the son of Sir Alred Treves, a hugely successful and flamboyant businessman who is accustomed to getting what he wants-- and in this case what he wants is Commander Adam Dalgliesh to investigate his son's death. Although there seems to be little to investigate, Dalgliesh agrees, largely out of nostal-gia for several happy summers he spent at St. Anselm's as a boy. No sooner does he arrive, however, than the college is torn apart by a sacrilegious and horrifying murder, and Dagliesh finds himself ineluctably drawn into the labyrinth of an intricate and violent mystery.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

James, P. D. (2001). Death in holy orders . Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

James, P. D. 2001. Death in Holy Orders. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

James, P. D. Death in Holy Orders New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

James, P. D. Death in Holy Orders Alfred A. Knopf, 2001.

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