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The Resource The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hecule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hecule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hecule Poirot mystery
Title
The murder of Roger Ackroyd
Title remainder
a Hecule Poirot mystery
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A widow's sudden suicide sparks rumors that she murdered her first husband, was being blackmailed, and was carrying on a secret affair with the wealthy Roger Ackroyd. The following evening, Ackroyd is murdered in his locked study, but not before receiving a letter identifying the widow's blackmailer. Kings Abbot is crawling with suspects and it's up to famous detective, Hercule Poirot, to solve the case
Member of
Summary
A murder in a small English village leads Hercule Poirot into a strange mystery involving a determined, curious spinster, the local doctor, and a wide range of suspects with possible motives and mysterious relationships
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
020091
Cataloging source
DLC
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1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christie, Agatha
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6005.H66
LC item number
M85 2006
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Hercule Poirot mysteries
Series volume
0003
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  • Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Belgians
Target audience
general
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Hercule Poirot mystery
Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hecule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781579126278
Lccn
2006-42980
System control number
  • (OCoLC)68416935
  • (OCoLC)ocm00344180
Label
The murder of Roger Ackroyd : a Hecule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9781579126278
Lccn
2006-42980
System control number
  • (OCoLC)68416935
  • (OCoLC)ocm00344180

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