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The Somme Stations - Jim Stringer (Paperback)

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Paperback 304 Pages / Published: 02/02/2012
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On the first day of the Somme enlisted railwayman Jim Stringer lies trapped in a shell hole, smoking cigarette after cigarette under the bullets and the blazing sun. He calculates his chances of survival - even before they departed for France, a member of Jim's unit had been found dead. During the stand-off that follows, Jim and his comrades must operate by night the vitally important trains carrying munitions to the Front, through a ghostly landscape of shattered trees where high explosive and shrapnel shells rain down. Close co-operation and trust are vital. Yet proof piles up of an enemy within, and as a ferocious military policeman pursues his investigation into the original killing, the finger of accusation begins to point towards Jim himself . . .

Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571249640
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 231 g
Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 19 mm
Edition: Main

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Hardback

“The best yet in this excellent series.”

Our detective does his bit and enlists in the newly formed railway pals. A fine detective story set against the horrors of war.

Hardback edition
8th July 2011
Helpful? Upvote 37

“Excellent”

Excellent book i do like the jim stringer books and this the latest book is just has good has the rest cant wait for the next one.

Paperback edition
8th March 2012
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“Great Read”

Excellent crime novel with Andrew Martin enriching the mystery with great characters. I have read all the previous books in the series - I like the way the stories unfold along unexpected paths , the evocation of the... More

Hardback edition
15th April 2011
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