By M. C. Beaton
Unique e-book: 1998
This time, in Agatha Raisin and the Wellspring of Death, the feisty sleuth stumbles upon the sufferer of an unnatural loss of life in Cotswold village's well-known ordinary spring. Who used to be the unfortunate corpse? The Ancombe Parish Council chairman-and the single uncommitted member balloting on even if to permit the Ancombe Water corporation to faucet into the town's spring. upload ex-fiance James, watery politicians, and slippery marketers to the combination, and you have got Agatha Raisin as much as her neck in a murky homicide secret.
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28 Steven M. Sanders 19. Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus, trans. Justin O’Brien (New York: Vintage Books, 1955), 90. 20. Thomas Nagel, “The Absurd” (1971), reprinted in Nagel’s Mortal Questions (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979), 23. 21. See the entry on Red Light by Bob Porfirio in Silver and Ward, Film Noir, 241. 22. R. M. Hare provides an interesting account of the impossibility of “the annihilation of values” in “‘Nothing Matters,’” reprinted in his Applications of Moral Philosophy (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1972), 32–47.
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