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The Holmes Inheritance by Brian Freemantle

The Holmes Inheritance

by Brian Freemantle

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0727874586, Hardcover)

Is this the new Sherlock Holmes? Not only did Sherlock Holmes survive the Reichenbach Falls, but he has a son, Sebastian, itching to prove himself his father's equal. The opportunity arises in the run up to the First World War, when cabals of US businessmen plan to exploit their country's neutrality by selling arms to both sides. Sebastian must infiltrate these circles . . . a task that proves both complex and fearsomely dangerous.

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Having graduated from a top European university, the son of Sherlock Holmes is approached by an uncle and introduced to the First Lord of the Admiralty. As World War One looms, Holmes is taken on to pose as a businessman and hunt down arms salesmen who intend avoiding US neutrality, a task fraught with danger.… (more)

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