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Murder on the home front

Molly Lefebure

Murder on the home front

experiences of a pathologist"s secretary in World War II

by Molly Lefebure

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Grafton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical jurisprudence -- London -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published 1954 as "Evidence for the Crown".

    StatementMolly Lefebure.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKD7523
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(256)p.,(8)p. of plates
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21563554M
    ISBN 100586208542


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It was republished lately as "Murder on the Home Front: A True Story of Morgues, Murderers, and Mysteries During the London Blitz". Molly Lefebure - who later went on to write several noted biographies and novels - has written a somewhat chatty, stream-of-consciousness book about her work during the war years/5(22).

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It is also a world where criminals can use the blackout and devastation to hide their darkest activities/10(K). Murder on the Home Front is a two-part British television crime drama, written by David Kane and directed by Geoffrey Sax, that first broadcast on ITV on 9 May The series, which stars Patrick Kennedy and Tamzin Merchant in the principal roles, follows Dr.

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