Peckover and the bog man by Michael Kenyon

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Published by Macmillan in London .

Written in English

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StatementMichael Kenyon.
SeriesMacmillan crime case series
The Physical Object
Pagination202p. ;
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17276495M
ISBN 100333630025
OCLC/WorldCa31517874

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Get this from a library. Peckover and the bog man. [Michael Kenyon] -- In Scotland, Inspector Peckover investigates the murder of a second archeologist who was killed while planning a dig in the peat bogs of Inverballoch, said to contain bodies and treasure.

Someone is. Sir Gilbert Potter, Britain's most eminent archaeologist, has invited Miriam Peckover to be guest chef, and Henry predicts a night of wine, women, and song. At first, all goes smoothly. Miriam's haggis is delicious, the Scotch flows freely, and Peckover even manages to understand some of Burns' poetry before going to bed a contented : Michael Kenyon.

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This book was previously published as Peckover and the Bog Man. Michael Kenyon was born in Huddersfield in He was a reporter for the Bristol Evening Post, News Chronicle, and the Guardian, and has taught English and journalism at universities in the USA.

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Scanned in China. Uploaded by [email protected] Pages: The Elgar Variation (An Inspector Peckover Mystery #1), The Man At the Wheel, A Free Range Wife, A Healthy Way to Die (An Inspector Peckover Mystery #4) Author: Michael Kenyon.

Walter Macken wow, I'm going to hunt down every book you ever wrote. Stumbled across a review for the "The Bogman" in an Irish magazine and was curious about it. It was published in and tells the story of Cahal Kinsella an Irish bastard reared in a public institution and released to the care of his Grandfather just as he is on the verge /5.

Michael Kenyon, Author St. Martin's Press $ (p) ISBN A Free Range Wife The Inspector Peckover Mysteries, The author of The Man at the Wheel brings back Scotland Yard's Inspector Peckover in this "valuable addition to the classic British —Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Peckover and the Bog Man "Line for line, Michael Kenyon's is the wittiest and freshest of all crime fiction.

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Glob. A bog body is a human cadaver that has been naturally mummified in a peat bodies, sometimes known as bog people, are both geographically and chronologically widespread, having been dated to between BCE and the Second World War. The unifying factor of the bog bodies is that they have been found in peat and are partially preserved; however, the actual.

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A spate of art thefts across Eur Peckover and the Bog Man. A perfectly preserved pre-historic cadaver is discovered in the fens and brought to a Museum. For the new Director it should present a major opportunity but is it real. And if it is, how come the pre-historic ring it's wearing also bears the marks of a local shop.

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One spring morning two men cutting peat in a Danish bog uncovered a well-preserved body of a man with a noose around his neck. Thinking they had stumbled upon a murder victim, they reported their discovery to the police, who were baffled until they consulted the famous archaeologist P.V.

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It will be a battered paperback in classrooms soon enough, one Brand: Penguin Young Readers Group. Michael F. Kenyon (J – ) was a British author of crime novels. Author of more than 20 humorous mystery novels, he was one of the first in the field of spoof-espionage story telling, but perhaps better known for the Superintendent O'Malley, and latterly Inspector Henry Peckover series of books.

Tollund Man (Image credit: Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain) The body of Tollund Man was discovered in in a Danish peat bog. The body was so well preserved, that the person who discovered it Author: Laura Poppick.

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pages of text fine, quite a number of illustrations.Book Wizard; Richard Peck. CITY OF BIRTH Decatur. STATE/PROVIDENCE OF BIRTH Illinois. COUNTRY OF BIRTH United States of America.

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