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The Resource The inheritance, Michael Phillips

The inheritance, Michael Phillips

Label
The inheritance
Title
The inheritance
Statement of responsibility
Michael Phillips
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Despite her business success in Washington, DC, a woman troubled by questions about her roots and identity receives a surprising letter from a solicitor's firm; meanwhile, the death of a clan patriarch in Scotland's Shetland Islands paralyzes the economy of an entire community"--
  • When the tiny Shetland Islands community of Whale's Reef discovers MacGregor Tulloch left no will, it is thrown into turmoil. His grand-nephew David was the presumed heir, but David's grasping cousin Hardy submits his own claim to the inheritance, an estate that controls most of the island's land. And Hardy has the backing of a shadowy group of North Sea oil investors. Loni Ford has a rising career in a large investment firm in Washington, DC when she receives a letter from a Scottish solicitor. Orphaned as a young child, raised by her paternal grandparents, and completely detached from her roots, she hopes now to find her identity
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Summary
In Scotland's Shetland Islands, a clan patriarch has died, and a dispute over the inheritance has frozen an entire community's assets. When a letter from the estate's solicitor finds Loni Ford, she is stunned. Orphaned as a child, Loni has always wanted a link to her roots. She sets out on a journey of discovery, but is this dream too good to be true?
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10481709
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.H492
LC item number
I54 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Secrets of the Shetlands
Series volume
Book 1
Target audience
adult
Label
The inheritance, Michael Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5785895
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
428 pages
Isbn
9780764217487
Lccn
2015043709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn913557288
  • (OCoLC)913557288
Label
The inheritance, Michael Phillips
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5785895
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
428 pages
Isbn
9780764217487
Lccn
2015043709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn913557288
  • (OCoLC)913557288

Library Locations

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