SHADOW OF THE HANGMAN


SHADOW OF THE HANGMAN

EDWARD MARSTON    Book Number: 81420    Product format: Paperback

1815 and Peter and Paul Skillen, identical twins and fearless thief-takers, stalk all who dare to walk in the shadow of the hangman. When they catch a notorious burglar they claim a handsome reward and infuriate the Bow Street Runners who believe that they have a monopoly on policing in the capital. The Home Secretary Viscount Sidmouth, faces a crisis. During a massacre of American prisoners of war at Dartmoor, two escape and come to London in search of retribution. If their demands are not met, Sidmouth will be killed. The Skillen brothers are hired to catch the fugitives and compete with the Runners in a compelling tale of murder, kidnap, revenge, intrigue and political machination. 383pp in paperback.
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ISBN 9780749016869
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