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The ghost fields: a Ruth Galloway mystery

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"Norfolk is suffering from record summer heat when a construction crew unearths a macabre discovery--a downed World War II plane with the pilot still inside. Forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway quickly realizes that the skeleton couldn't possibly be the pilot, and DNA tests identify the man as Fred Blackstock, a local aristocrat who had been reported dead at sea. When the remaining members of the Blackstock family learn about the discovery, they seem strangely frightened by the news. Events are further complicated by a TV company that wants to make a film about Norfolk's deserted air force bases, the so-called Ghost Fields, which have been partially converted into a pig farm run by one of the younger Blackstocks. As production begins, Ruth notices a mysterious man lurking on the outskirts of Fred Blackstock's memorial service. Then human bones are found on the family's pig farm. Can the team outrace a looming flood to find a killer?"-- Provided by publisher.
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seriesRuth Galloway mysteries
series_with_volumeRuth Galloway mysteries|7
subject_facetDetective and mystery stories
Galloway, Ruth -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Norfolk (England) -- Fiction
Women forensic anthropologists -- Fiction
title_displayThe ghost fields : a Ruth Galloway mystery
title_fullThe Ghost Fields
The ghost fields : a Ruth Galloway mystery / Elly Griffiths
title_shortThe ghost fields
title_suba Ruth Galloway mystery
topic_facetDetective and mystery stories
Fiction
Galloway, Ruth
Investigation
Murder
Mystery
Women forensic anthropologists