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Gideon's River (Gideon #14)

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A band of dangerous jewel thieves plans to raid a posh riverboat. A teenage girl is snatched by a murderous kidnapper,right out from her mother's nose. A young man is beaten, tortured and drowned in the dark river. Commander Georges Gideon, Scotland Yard's genius at detection, wades through a swamp of baffling clues only to discover., with alarm, that he may, already, be ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published 1971 by Hodder (first published January 1st 1968)
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Lynne
Dec 08, 2013 Lynne rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I like Gideon and West the best of Creasey's detectives. This one gives an idea about the inter-agency cooperation required in a city the size of London, and how having a river down the middle affects operations.
Margareth8537
Sep 03, 2013 Margareth8537 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: crime
Have always enjoyed the character of Gideon, and like the London settings as I lived there during the 50s and 60s.
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A pseudonym used by John Creasey.

The Gideon series was continued after Creasey's death by William Vivian Butler.
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Other Books in the Series

Gideon (1 - 10 of 26 books)
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  • Gideon's Week (Gideon, #2)
  • Gideon's Night (Gideon, #3)
  • Gideon's Month (Gideon, #4)
  • Gideon's Staff (Gideon, #5)
  • Gideon's Risk (Gideon, #6)
  • Gideon's Fire (Gideon, #7)
  • Gideon's March (Gideon, #8)
  • Gideon's Ride (Gideon, #9)
  • Gideon's Vote (Gideon, #10)

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