Black as He's Painted

Black as He's Painted

by Ngaio Marsh
     
 

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When the President of Ng'ombwana proposes to dispense with the usual security arrangements on an official visit to London, his old school mate Chief Superintendent Alleyn is called in to try to persuade him otherwise. Alleyn performs his mission so successfully that on the night of the Ng'ombwanan Embassy's reception the house and grounds are stiff with police.

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When the President of Ng'ombwana proposes to dispense with the usual security arrangements on an official visit to London, his old school mate Chief Superintendent Alleyn is called in to try to persuade him otherwise. Alleyn performs his mission so successfully that on the night of the Ng'ombwanan Embassy's reception the house and grounds are stiff with police. Nevertheless, an assassin does strike, and Alleyn discovers a wealth of suspects in a coterie of ex-colonials residing in the very shadow of the Embassy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781470886837
Publisher:
Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/2013
Edition description:
Unabridged
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 5.80(h) x 0.70(d)

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