Slaves of obsession
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New York : Ballantine Books, 2000.
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1st ed.
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344 pages ; 25 cm.
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Broomfield Mystery
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Lafayette General Fiction
Per
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Longmont Adult Fiction Mystery Collection
FICTION PERRY, A.
Due Sep 21, 2019
Description
The year is 1861. The American Civil War has just begun, and London arms dealer Daniel Albertson is becoming a very wealthy man as emissaries from both sides of the conflict rush to purchase his wares. The quiet dinner party held by Albertson and his beautiful wife seems remote indeed from the passions rending America. Yet investigator William Monk and his bride, Hester, sense growing tensions and barely concealed violence in this well-appointed mansion. For two of the guests are Americans, each vying to buy Albertson's armaments. Philo Trace, the Southerner, is both charming and intelligent, but a defender of slavery. Northerner Lyman Breelove is a disturbing blend of political zealot and personal reserve--to whom Albertson's teenage daughter has pledged her heart. Soon Monk and Hester's forebodings are fulfilled. For within this group, one is brutally murdered in a cruel ritualistic fashion, and two others disappear--along with Albertson's entire inventory of weapons. Slaves of Obsession twists and turns like a powder keg fuse as Monk and Hester track the man they believe to be a cold-blooded murderer all the way to Washington D.C. and the bloody battlefield at Manassas. Yet finally, in a hushed London courtroom scene, Anne Perry holds her readers breathless and spellbound while Sir Oliver Rathbone fights to defend the innocent . . . and perhaps the guilty . . . from the hangman's noose.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Perry, A. (2000). Slaves of obsession. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Perry, Anne. 2000. Slaves of Obsession. New York: Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Perry, Anne, Slaves of Obsession. New York: Ballantine Books, 2000.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Perry, Anne. Slaves of Obsession. New York: Ballantine Books, 2000. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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