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Substantial Threat

(2002)
(The sixth book in the Henry Christie series)
A novel by

 
 
Crime fiction has just got much, much too real for comfort...|Ray Cragg is one of the country's biggest gangsters. His patch extends from Birmingham to the Scottish borders, dealing in drugs, prostitution and illegal immigrants. The cops are desperate to nail him. When Marty, Cragg's brother and side-kick, ends up with his face blown off having been sent by Cragg to "whack" one of Cragg's henchman who had run off with a million pounds of laundered money, Detective Inspector Henry Christie gets sucked in to the world of ultra-organized crime which knows no international or moral boundaries...
|"Shows just how brutal the British underworld can be"|"A tough, realistic and ultimately satisfying British police procedural not unlike those of Bill James, where the cops aren't angels and the crooks aren't completely bad. Good stuff"

Genre: Mystery
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Hardback Editions

January 2007 : UK Hardback
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Title: Substantial Threat (Severn House Large Print)
Author(s): Nick Oldham
ISBN: 0-7278-7574-4 / 978-0-7278-7574-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Large Print Books
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August 2002 : UK Hardback
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Title: Substantial Threat
Author(s): Nick Oldham
ISBN: 0-7278-5874-2 / 978-0-7278-5874-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Publishers Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

February 2013 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Substantial Threat (A Henry Christie Mystery Book 6)
Author(s): Nick Oldham
Publisher: Severn House Digital
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU