The Resource Crisis, Felix Francis ; read by Martin Jarvis

Crisis, Felix Francis ; read by Martin Jarvis

Label
Crisis
Title
Crisis
Statement of responsibility
Felix Francis ; read by Martin Jarvis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harrison Foster is a lawyer by training but works as a crisis manager for a London firm that specialises in such matters. Summoned to Newmarket after a fire in the Chadwick Stables slaughters six very valuable horses, including the short-priced favourite for the Derby, Harry (as he is known) finds there is far more to the 'simple' fire than initially meets the eye. For a start, human remains are found amongst the equestrian ones in the burnt-out shell. All the stable staff are accounted for, so who is the mystery victim? Harry knows very little about horses, indeed he positively dislikes them, but he is thrust unwillingly into the world of Thoroughbred racing where the standard of care of the equine stars is far higher than that of the humans who attend to them. The Chadwick family are a dysfunctional racing dynasty, with the emphasis being on the nasty. Resentment between the generations is rife and sibling rivalry bubbles away like volcanic magma beneath a thin crust of respectability. Harry represents the Middle-Eastern owner of the Derby favourite and, as he delves deeper into the unanswered questions surrounding the horse's demise, he ignites a fuse that blows the volcano sky-high, putting him in grave jeopardy. Can Harry solve the riddle before he is overcome by the toxic emissions from the eruption and is bumped off by the fallout?
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
AU-TuBDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Francis, Felix
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Adult
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Martin Jarvis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jarvis, Martin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horse racing
  • Lawyers
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
Crisis, Felix Francis ; read by Martin Jarvis
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=BOL_528932&b2bSite=1545
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable Audiobook
  • Duration: 10:35:22
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781489480323-BOL1544821-000
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (10 hr., 35 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781489480323
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Crisis, Felix Francis ; read by Martin Jarvis
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=BOL_528932&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable Audiobook
  • Duration: 10:35:22
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781489480323-BOL1544821-000
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (10 hr., 35 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781489480323
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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