The Thames River Murders

“Mr. Thompson of the Thames River Police asked me to help him,” I said. “He had never been able to discover who she was. I have found people before, and so he confided in me.” I was puzzled. “You did not know she was dead before we told ...

The Thames River Murders

Captain Lacey is asked by Peter Thompson of the Thames River Police to help him investigate a cold case–the murder of a woman found near the docks Thompson patrols. The investigation was sidelined, considered unsolvable, but Thompson has long wished to find her killer. Captain Lacey joins him in the hunt, entering a part of society that is closed to outsiders. Meanwhile, he must deal with his daughter’s come-out and more developments in his new domestic life, including a blackmailer who’s out to ruin Lacey any way he can. Book 10 of the Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries

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The Thames River Murders
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-27 - Publisher: Jennifer Ashley

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The Thames Torso Murders
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: M.J. Trow
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-01 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

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The Thames Torso Murders of Victorian London
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: R. Michael Gordon
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-03 - Publisher: McFarland

The Thames Torso Murders have been overshadowed by Jack the Ripper and his crimes, but were just as brutal and gruesome. They began in 1887 in London’s East End, just north of the Thames River in Rainham, England. The killer took one victim that year, another in 1888, and two
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Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Drew Gray, Andrew Wise
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

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Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-17 - Publisher: Jennifer Ashley

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