By Christopher Huang
just a couple of years faraway from the trenches of Flanders himself, Lieutenant Eric Peterkin has simply been granted club within the so much prestigious soldiers-only membership in London: The Britannia. but if a gentleman's bet ends with a member stabbed to demise, the victim's final phrases echo within the Lieutenant's head: that he may "soon correct a good fallacious from the past."
Eric is bound that one in every of his fellow participants is the assassin: yet who? Captain Mortimer Wolf, the soldier's soldier 3 times escaped from German custody? moment Lieutenant Oliver Saxon, the bright codebreaker? Or Captain Edward Aldershott, the steely membership president whose Savile Row matches cover a daunting collision of mustard fuel scars?
Eric's research will draw him faraway from the marbled halls of the Britannia, to the shadowy continues to be of a dilapidated struggle medical institution and the heroin dens of Limehouse. and because the facade of gentlemenhood cracks, Eric faces a Matryoshka doll of homicide, vice, and secrets and techniques pointing not just to the officials of his personal membership however the very investigator assigned by means of Scotland Yard.
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A Gentleman's Murder by Christopher Huang