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Published:
New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2010.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First Harper paperback [edition].
Physical Desc:
335 pages ; 21 cm.
Status:
Busch Annapolis Library - Adult Mystery Fiction
MYSTERY FICTION (T)
Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library - Adult Mystery Fiction
MYSTERY FICTION (T)
Description

The daughter of a distinguished soldier, Bess Crawford follows in his footsteps and signs up to go overseas as a nurse during the Great War, helping to deal with the many wounded. There, serving on a hospital ship, she makes a promise to a dying young lieutenant to take a message to his brother, Jonathan Graham: "Tell Jonathan that I lied. I did it for Mother's sake. But it has to be set right." Later, when her ship is sunk by a mine and she's sidelined by a broken arm, Bess returns home to England, determined to fulfill her promise.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780061791772, 0061791776

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Hardcover edition published 2009.
General Note
Includes reader's guide.
Description
The daughter of a distinguished soldier, Bess Crawford follows in his footsteps and signs up to go overseas as a nurse during the Great War, helping to deal with the many wounded. There, serving on a hospital ship, she makes a promise to a dying young lieutenant to take a message to his brother, Jonathan Graham: "Tell Jonathan that I lied. I did it for Mother's sake. But it has to be set right." Later, when her ship is sunk by a mine and she's sidelined by a broken arm, Bess returns home to England, determined to fulfill her promise.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Todd, C. (2010). A duty to the dead. First Harper paperback [edition]. New York, NY, William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Todd, Charles. 2010. A Duty to the Dead. New York, NY, William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Todd, Charles, A Duty to the Dead. New York, NY, William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Todd, Charles. A Duty to the Dead. First Harper paperback [edition]. New York, NY, William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2010.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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