Score: 4.5
From 195 Ratings

Journey to Munich


  • Author: Jacqueline Winspear
  • Release Date : 2016-03-29
  • Genre: Women Sleuths
  • File Size: 1146090 Bytes


Working with the British Secret Service on an undercover mission, Maisie Dobbs is sent to Hitler’s Germany in this thrilling tale of danger and intrigue—the twelfth novel in Jacqueline Winspear’s New York Times bestselling “series that seems to get better with each entry” (Wall Street Journal).It’s early 1938, and Maisie Dobbs is back in England. On a fine yet chilly morning, as she walks towards Fitzroy Square—a place of many memories—she is intercepted by Brian Huntley and Robert MacFarlane of the Secret Service. The German government has agreed to release a British subject from prison, but only if he is handed over to a family member. Because the man’s wife is bedridden and his daughter has been killed in an accident, the Secret ...

Summary of Journey to Munich


  • Author: Instaread
  • Release Date : 2016-06-06
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Summary of Journey to Munich by Jacqueline Winspear | Includes Analysis   Preview: Journey to Munich is the twelfth novel in Jacqueline Winspear’s Maisie Dobbs series. Set in 1938, the novel tells the story of private agent Maisie Dobbs’s dangerous mission to Munich to recover a British citizen who has been imprisoned by Hitler’s Third Reich. Maisie has just returned to London from Spain, where she served as a nurse in the Spanish Civil War. There she tended to the wounded, losing herself in service in the wake of her husband James’s death in an airplane crash. Now Maisie must begin her life again. On a walk around Fitzroy Square, Maisie is approached by British Secret Service agents Robert MacFarlane and Brian Huntley, who have a n...

Journey to Munich
Score: 4
From 30 Ratings

Journey to Munich


  • Author : Jacqueline Winspear
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-03-29
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062220622


Journey to Munich Book Description :

Working with the British Secret Service on an undercover mission, Maisie Dobbs is sent to Hitler’s Germany in this thrilling tale of danger and intrigue—the twelfth novel in Jacqueline Winspear’s New York Times bestselling “series that seems to get better with each entry” (Wall Street Journal). It’s early 1938, and Maisie Dobbs is back in England. On a fine yet chilly morning, as she walks towards Fitzroy Square—a place of many memories—she is intercepted by Brian Huntley and Robert MacFarlane of the Secret Service. The German government has agreed to release a British subject from prison, but only if he is handed over to a family member. Because the man’s wife is bedridden and his daughter has been killed in an accident, the Secret...

Journey to Munich

Journey to Munich


  • Author : Instaread
  • Publisher : Instaread Summaries
  • Release Date : 2016-06-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781683783251


Journey to Munich Book Description :

Journey to Munich by Jacqueline Winspear | Summary & Analysis Preview: Journey to Munich is the twelfth novel in Jacqueline Winspear’s Maisie Dobbs series. Set in 1938, the novel tells the story of private agent Maisie Dobbs’s dangerous mission to Munich to recover a British citizen who has been imprisoned by Hitler’s Third Reich. Maisie has just returned to London from Spain, where she served as a nurse in the Spanish Civil War. There she tended to the wounded, losing herself in service in the wake of her husband James’s death in an airplane crash. Now Maisie must begin her life again. On a walk around Fitzroy Square, Maisie is approached by British Secret Service agents Robert MacFarlane and Brian Huntley, who have a new mission for her. Th...

Journey to Munich
Score: 4
From 30 Ratings

Journey to Munich


  • Author : Jacqueline Winspear
  • Publisher : Harper Perennial
  • Release Date : 2017-02-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0062220616


Journey to Munich Book Description :

Working with the British Secret Service on an undercover mission, Maisie Dobbs is sent to Hitler’s Germany in this thrilling tale of danger and intrigue—the twelfth novel in Jacqueline Winspear’s New York Times bestselling “series that seems to get better with each entry” (Wall Street Journal). It’s early 1938, and Maisie Dobbs is back in England. On a fine yet chilly morning, as she walks towards Fitzroy Square—a place of many memories—she is intercepted by Brian Huntley and Robert MacFarlane of the Secret Service. The German government has agreed to release a British subject from prison, but only if he is handed over to a family member. Because the man’s wife is bedridden and his daughter has been killed in an accident, the Secret...

Journey to Munich
Score: 4
From 31 Ratings

Journey to Munich


  • Author : Jacqueline Winspear
  • Publisher : Allison & Busby Ltd
  • Release Date : 2016-04-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780749020217


Journey to Munich Book Description :

Early 1938. The German government has agreed to release a British subject from prison, but only if he is handed over to a family member. Because the man’s wife is dead and his daughter ailing, the Secret Service wants Maisie Dobbs – who bears a striking resemblance to the daughter – to retrieve the man from Dachau Prison, on the outskirts of Munich. Travelling into the heart of Nazi Germany, Maisie encounters unexpected dangers and finds herself questioning whether it’s time to return to the work she loved. But the Secret Service may have other ideas . . . Join Maisie Dobbs as she travels into the heart of the Third Reich as the shadows of war lengthen....

Maisie Dobbs
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

Maisie Dobbs


  • Author : Jacqueline Winspear
  • Publisher : Soho Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781569473306


Maisie Dobbs Book Description :

In her first case, private detective Maisie Dobbs must investigate the reappearance of a dead man who turns up at a cooperative farm called the Retreat that caters to men who are recovering their health after World War I. A first novel. 30,000 first printing....

A Dangerous Place
Score: 3.5
From 41 Ratings

A Dangerous Place


  • Author : Jacqueline Winspear
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2015-03-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062220578


A Dangerous Place Book Description :

Four years after she set sail from England, leaving everything she most loved behind, Maisie Dobbs at last returns, only to find herself in a dangerous place . . . In Jacqueline Winspear‘s powerful story of political intrigue and personal tragedy, a brutal murder in the British garrison town of Gibraltar leads Maisie into a web of lies, deceit, and peril. Spring 1937. In the four years since she left England, Maisie Dobbs has experienced love, contentment, stability—and the deepest tragedy a woman can endure. Now, all she wants is the peace she believes she might find by returning to India. But her sojourn in the hills of Darjeeling is cut short when her stepmother summons her home to England; her aging father Frankie Dobbs is not getting any you...

Fallen Angels
Score: 3
From 13 Ratings

Fallen Angels


  • Author : Gregory Austin McConnell
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2009-10
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0984124314


Fallen Angels Book Description :

For Charlie Wade, life has been a bullet-train roller coaster that doesn't slow down and always twists and turns. He has spent the last 3 years of his life in a cell. After being released from juvenile detention at the age of 18, Wade skips probation and moves to the smallest town he can find: Munich, Kentucky. There, he saves a girl named Harmony Wallace from an attacker, and his life changes forever. "Fallen Angels" tells the story of Wade's journey towards redeeming himself from his past life of sins. Every day he is forced to struggle to find the truths of morality, and is faced with the difficulty of judging the difference between right and wrong in a world seemingly filled with morally gray areas....

Life of Mozart

Life of Mozart


  • Author : Otto Jahn
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-05
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781108064835


Life of Mozart Book Description :

The 1882 three-volume English translation of the 1867 second edition of a landmark biography of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-91)....

Joseph II and Bavaria

Joseph II and Bavaria


  • Author : Paul P. Bernard
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789401575751


Joseph II and Bavaria Book Description :

they represented a congeries of varied languages, cultures and traditions. Moreover the status of Germany, in theory ruled by the Hapsburgs in their capacity of Holy Roman Emperors, had since the conclusion of the Thirty Years War been in some doubt. In practice the Hapsburgs could count on obedience always in their family dominions, not particularly extensive and mostly concentrated in the West (Vorderosterreich); sometimes in the South German Catholic states; and virtually not at all in the Protestant North. Then, too, in the second half of the seventeenth century Prussia had emerged as a power, which although still technically a part of the Empire, was increasingly capable and willing to pursue a thoroughly independent course. The position of Char...