CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1

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Dia’s east coast is teeming with intrigue A grisly murder takes place against the backdrop of political tension and Superintendent Le Fanu a man of impeccable investigative methods is called in to find out who killed a respectable young British girl and dumped her in a canal her veins clogged with A Madras PDF/EPUB ² morphine As Le Fanu a man forced to keep his own personal relationship a secret for fear of scandal in the face British moral standards begins to in.

CHARACTERS A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1

A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1[Epub] A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 Author Brian Stoddart Connecfloor.co.uk Madras in the 1920s The British are slowly losing the grip on the subcontinent The end of the colonial enterprise is in sight and the city on India’s east coast is teeming with intrigue A grisly mur Madras in the s The British Miasma Superintendent Epub are slowly losing the grip on the subcontinent The end of the colonial enterprise is in sight and the city on In.

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CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 Þ [Epub] ➛ A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 Author Brian Stoddart – Connecfloor.co.uk Madras in the 1920s The British are slowly losing the grip on the subcontinent The end of the colonial enterprise is in sight and the city onVestigate he uickly slips into a uagmire of Raj politics rebellion and nefarious criminal activities that threaten not just to bury his case but the fearless detective himself The first Detective Le Fanu Adventure A Madras Miasma tells a classic tale of murder corruption and intrigue with a sharp eye on British Madras Miasma Superintendent eBook colonial politics and race relations It is a story that like its main protagonist has its heart firmly in the right place.

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  • Kathy

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1two and a half stars for mefound this looking around at reviews by goodreads people as I was on a search for a new series I might like but this one struck out for me as it just does not translate well into 2018 highlighted some selections as I went along that I will turn to public for others who might want a taste of this Indian murder mystery Madras region post World War I


  • Carolien

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1This books contains so many elements to enjoy It has a substantive plot interesting characters and the setting is unusual The author manages to convey the complexity of both the British and Indian sides during the final stages of the Raj Well written and I will definitely continue the series


  • Pgchuis

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1I'm uitting this at 75% In some ways it was an interesting read a police procedural set in Madras in the 1920s and I might have enjoyed it had I not been constantly comparing it to the far superior Abir Mukherjee s


  • Col

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1SynopsisblurbMadras in the 1920s The British are slowly losing the grip on the subcontinent The end of the colonial enterprise is in sight and the city on India’s east co


  • Deepti

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1An absolutely fabulous read Firstly this book is not a crime thriller It is a police investigation novel The two genres must


  • Bob Davies

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1An intriguing murder mystery set against the stunning backdrop of 1920s India This book is peopled with plenty of fascinating characters who I'm


  • Nonen Titi

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1A first class detective novel with an original setting that allows the reader to immerse in the details of India in the early twenties The descriptions are rich and the point of view character is a well rounded very realistic and deep character who provides the reader with a good sense of the depth of the surrounding characters and though his eyes the re


  • Joan Bowman

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1Mystery drugs murderI really liked this book and will read another with this policeman as the leader of the crime unit The setting is in India before its independence and the descriptions were good enough to see the locations I will recommend this book to anyone who likes well written period crime stories in an exotic location


  • JJ

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1Not bad but I’d previously read Abir Mukherjee’s novel set in the same period both star an English policeman in the Raj intelligent local sidekick a greater understanding of the Indian people a bad time in the war etc etc all the same sort of thing but I’m afraid I much preferred Mukherjee’s attempt Detective Le Fanu his name just doesn’t trip off the tongue and calling him L F isn't much better He has an immediate superior who hates him of course I’m surprised his superior lasted the book There is a man who must suffer from extremely high blood pressure going by the awful temper he had I kept expecting him to keel overThere’s the nasty murder of an Englishwoman local unrest and uprising drug dealing and a general hampering of progress by the class system for Le Fanu to contend with Apart from his inability to deal with women our det


  • Daniel Shindler

    CHARACTERS Ê A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1 A Madras Miasma Superintendent Le Fanu Mystery #1An Intriguing BookI was impressed with the range displayed in this novel and the depths of the protagonist Superintendent Le Fanu The book is set in Madras during the 1920s and centers on Le Fanu and his associates solving the murder of a young English woman The mystery itself is almost secondary to the depiction of life in India the machinations of the Raj and the tensions in Anglo Indian relations There is plenty of local color and absorbing characterizations of Le Fanu and his sergeant Habbi I gave the book four stars because the resolution of the mystery itself seemed slightly contrived However this flaw is a minor shortcoming given all the strengths of this effort