By Cathy Ace
Within the south of France the place hatred simmers within the warmth, a guy doubtless prominent, and definitely feared, drops useless at a cocktail party. the entire site visitors fall lower than suspicion, together with Welsh-Canadian professor Cait Morgan. A criminologist who focuses on profiling sufferers, Cait units out to resolve the murder—and transparent her identify. upload to this the disappearance of an old Celtic gold collar acknowledged to be cursed and there you could have the components for a Nicoise salad of loss of life, secrets and techniques, and lies. Will Cait locate the killer prior to she too falls sufferer to a assassin pushed through a shocking and aggravating motive?
The Corpse with the Silver Tongue is the 1st within the Cait Morgan secret sequence, a vintage whodunit sequence that includes the eccentric Professor Cait Morgan.
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6. Aitken, R. , The Binary Stars, Dover Publications, New York, 1964, pp. 240-1. The account of Sirius extends from p. 237 to p. 241. 7. 'Multiplicity of the Sirius System,' art. cit. (see above, Note 2). 8. Mass Loss and Evolution in Close Binaries, Copenhagen University, 1970, pp. 190-4. ) 9. Op. cit. (Note 6 above). 10. Op. cit. (Note 3 above) Chapter 33. 11. See for instance the book Interstellar Communication, op. cit. (Note 1 above), an anthology with contributions from nineteen astronomers and scientists.
13. , p. 92. 14. , p. no. 15. , pp. 232-5. 16. Op. cit. (Note 3 above), pp. 440-64. 17. Ibid. 18. See for instance Pritchard, J. , Ancient Near Eastern Texts relating to the Old Testament, Princeton University Press, 1955, p. 42, the introductory remarks to trans, of 'The Deluge' and also pp. 93-5, account of the Flood. 19. , 'Un Systeme Soudanais de Sirius', Journal de la Societe des Africainistes, Tome XX, Fascicule 1, 1950, pp. 273-94. An English translation of this article follows Chapter One in this book.
The Sirius system is depicted on the chequered blanket called koso wala, 'coloured picture', consisting of ten sequences made up of some thirty rectangles coloured alternately indigo and white which symbolize, respectively, darkness and light, earth and sky, and, in Bambara mythology, Pemba and Faro. Scattered throughout there are twentythree rectangles with different patterns of small stripes placed in the direction of the thread, alternating the indigo, white and red. Twenty of them represent stars or constellations; the other three respectively represent the rainbow, hailstones and rain.
The Corpse with the Silver Tongue (Cait Morgan, Book 1) by Cathy Ace