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The Emperor's gold by Robert Wilton DAISY audio book

Product code: 804352
£9.99
by Robert Wilton. This is a DAISY Made to Order title and is packaged in a clear DVD case. On two structured CDs, it lasts 18 hours 45 minutes. Read by Steve Hodson. Available to the UK and EU countries only. Listen at your leisure on your DAISY player or computer software. DAISY audio books are a digital format with additional navigation to enable the reader to move quickly and easily through the book.
Description
July 1805: Napoleon's army masses across the Channel - Britain is within hours of invasion and defeat. Only one thing stands in the way - an obscure govenement bureau of murky origins and shadowy purpose: The Comptrollerate General for Scrutiny and Survey. Behind the clash of fleets and armies, there lies a secret world of intrigue, deception, treachery and violence. Which is precisely why the Comptrollerate exists...Into this feverish environment comes a dead man. Pulled half-drowned from a shipwreck, his past erased, Tom Roscarrock is put to work for the Comptrollerate and thrown headfirst into a bewildering world of political intrigue and violence. In France, a plan is underway to shatter the last of England's stability. In England, the man who recruited Roscarrock has disappeared, his agents keep turning up dead, and reports of a secret French fleet are panicking the authorities. His life in danger and his motives increasingly suspect, Roscarrock must pursue the complex conspiracy across England and then into the heart of Napoleon's France, there to confront the greatest mystery of all...
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