Death on the Nevskii Prospekt

Death on the Nevskii Prospekt

by David Dickinson
     
 

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1904: Powerscourt comes out of retirement for one last time, heading for Russia in one of the strangest cases of his career.

A British diplomat has been discovered, his throat cut, on one of the bridges spanning the Nevskii Prospekt in St Petersburg. It transpires the diplomat knew a secret - and that secret killed him. As Powerscourt strides through the

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1904: Powerscourt comes out of retirement for one last time, heading for Russia in one of the strangest cases of his career.

A British diplomat has been discovered, his throat cut, on one of the bridges spanning the Nevskii Prospekt in St Petersburg. It transpires the diplomat knew a secret - and that secret killed him. As Powerscourt strides through the halls of the Winter Palace and falls foul of the Okhrana - the Russian secret police - he has to attend other matters. Russia is on the verge of revolution and he must escape - before time runs out on him.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780334165
Publisher:
Little, Brown Book Group
Publication date:
09/01/2011
Series:
Lord Francis Powerscourt
Sold by:
Hachette Digital, Inc.
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
300
Sales rank:
597,658
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

David Dickinson was born in Dublin. With an honours degree in Classics from Cambridge, David Dickinson joined the BBC, where he became editor of Newsnight and Panorama, as well as series editor for Monarchy, a three-part programme on the British royal family.

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