A Test of Wills (Ian Rutledge Mystery)

3.89 avg rating
( 9,820 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780061242847: A Test of Wills (Ian Rutledge Mystery)

It's 1919, and the War to End All Wars has been won. But for Scotland Yard Inspector Ian Rutledge, recently returned from the battlefields of France, there is no peace. Suffering from shell shock, tormented by the mocking, ever-present voice of the young Scot he had executed for refusing to fight, Rutledge plunges into his work to save his sanity. But his first assignment is a case certain to spell disaster, personally and professionally.

In Warwickshire, a popular colonel has been murdered, and the main suspect is a decorated war hero and close friend of the Prince of Wales. The case is a political minefield, and no matter what the outcome, Rutledge may not escape with his career intact. But, win or lose, the cost could be even higher: the one witness who could break the case is himself a shell shock victim, teetering on the edge of reality. And in this war-ravaged man, Rutledge sees his own possible future, should he lose grip on his mind....

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Charles Todd lives in Greenville, Delaware. He has travelled extensively in England and knows the country well. His novel A Test of Wills was shortlisted for an Edgar, Anthony and the CWA's John Creasey award and all his novels have received tremendous critical acclaim.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Charles Todd
ISBN 10: 0061242845 ISBN 13: 9780061242847
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800612428471.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
11.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.18
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Charles Todd
Published by Harper (2006)
ISBN 10: 0061242845 ISBN 13: 9780061242847
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper, 2006. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reissue. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0061242845

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
12.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.18
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Todd, Charles
Published by Harper 2006-12-26 (2006)
ISBN 10: 0061242845 ISBN 13: 9780061242847
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
M and N Media
(Acworth, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper 2006-12-26, 2006. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reissue. 0061242845 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0061242845

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
18.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.18
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Todd, Charles
Published by Harper (2006)
ISBN 10: 0061242845 ISBN 13: 9780061242847
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper, 2006. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0061242845

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
27.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Todd, Charles
Published by Harper (2006)
ISBN 10: 0061242845 ISBN 13: 9780061242847
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper, 2006. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110061242845

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
26.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.38
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds