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In down the time frame of this book given that it was written in 1916 There were ittle clues here and there but the action was pretty tough to fix to a specific point in time The Maelstrom is a police procedural of a type though it isn t strictly written from the police point of

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I found its of detection to be much realistic than is usually the case and Froest straddled nicely the ine between the cerebral main detective and the strength of the police force There were plenty of tough characters though it never uite became hardboiled which was fine by me Towards the middle the book did start to drag a bit which is probably due to the fact that it is a procedural we go with the police step by step instead of skipping the boring bits I think what will bring me back to this one is the traces of humor and the bits of melodrama if I found some of the events in a current novel I would roll my eyes but given the time frame of this book they were endearing A fun mystery Apparently the author was an actual detective as well which Seemed To Bring Some Level to bring some evel authenticity to some of the details and made the detective 3 dimensional. Ooks Club where they can select from than a million books without charge Original Published by Clode in 1916 in 378 pages; Subjects Literary Collections General;. ,
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The Maelstrom

Summary The Maelstrom

Really good police procedural I really can t imagine American Gangsters infesting London in 1916I ike Inspector Menzies a Learner Strategies in Language Learning lot A copper with a heartFroest apparently was a Scotland Yard officer himself Pity he only wrote 2 novels and 1 short story collection I found thisittle gem while Dangerously Placed looking through free and cheap Kindle eBooks Iove British Detective Fiction and this was a really Good One I Must Confess That I Had Never Heard one I must confess that I had never heard Frank Froest before seeing this book There is a really good article on Wikipedia about him which peaked my interest in his book There are a few not so politically correct terms in his book but this was published in 1916 so that Is To Be Expected I Must Admit To Being Confused to be expected I must admit to being confused a few of the terms I found including one of the criminals calling the police gazebos Most of the terms I was unfamiliar with were available in the dictionary on Kindle I would definitely recommend this book to anyone who ikes British Detective stories I plan on reading his other books as well The workings of Scotland Yard to unearth the mystery behind a murder stirs a good amount of interest in the book The characters of the chi. This is an OCR edition without illustrations or book The characters of the chi. This is an OCR edition without illustrations or It may have numerous typos or missing text However purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the origi. Ef detective and his assistantMenzies and Royal are charmingintelligentand smart Hallett is the only character who is really annoyingsmitten enough by a pair of blue eyes in the London fog to continously hamper the investigation It s an irony that the story starts with him A good read A police procedural from 1916 Loved the jargon kind of a tough 1930 s gangster British style Loved the story although a ittle far fetched but no doubt a heart pounder in 19teens Britain The hero is taken with a pair of blue eyes he sees run by him in the fog passing him a package and begging for him to keep it Feeling he is doing the only thing he can he returns them to an address He Finds On The Package After Reaching The Address He finds on the package After reaching the address he knocked out and comes around with a dead body he trips across in the dark Enter a detective who has a reputation for a thoughtful and ogical investigation techniue Many fun characters with the appropriate ove story between blue eyes and the hero But for reasons that become clear she cannot give in to his efforts to try and save her Another fun read from a completely different time I was surprised by how hard it was to Nal rare book from GeneralBooksClubcom You can also preview excerpts from the book there Purchasers Are Also Entitled are also entitled a free trial membership in the General

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