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Orient-Express

James B. Sherwood

Orient-Express

a personal journey

by James B. Sherwood

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Published by Robson Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orient Express (Express train)

  • Edition Notes

    includes index.

    StatementJames B. Sherwood with Ivan Fallon
    ContributionsFallon, Ivan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF573 .S54 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 388 p. :
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25386475M
    ISBN 109781849541879
    LC Control Number2012398013

    Located in the old town area in Istanbul, Orient Express Hotel is just feet from the tram station, Marmaray Train Station and the sea side/10(). The original Orient Express was an international train whose first ride ever was in Its name was associated with luxury travel and also with its original endpoints: Paris and Istanbul. It is also the famous train that inspired Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock. Today the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express is one of the most elegant and talked-about trains in the : Claudia Bodnar.

    The first class compartment of the December departure of the Orient Express from Istanbul is full, unusual for this time of the year. Regardless, famed and fastidious Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot, who needs to get back to London immediately, is able to secure last minute passage in the compartment with the assistance of his friend, Signor Bianchi, one of the directors of the train. Poirot asks the concierge to book him a first-class ticket for a sleeper on the Simplon Orient Express, leaving at 9 p.m. that evening. Poirot goes to grab a bite to eat in the hotel dining room before the train trip. There, he runs into M. Bouc, the director of the Compagnie Internationale des Wagons Lits ().

    Murder on the Orient Express is a detective novel by Agatha Christie featuring the Belgian detective Hercule was first published in the United Kingdom by the Collins Crime Club on 1 January [1] In the United States, it was published Febru , [2] [3] under the title of Murder in the Calais Coach, by Dodd, Mead and Company. [4] [5] The U.K. edition retailed at seven Author: Agatha Christie. How do I book a trip on the “Orient Express”? 12th May Written by Planet Rail.. Book A Trip On The Orient Express ~ Through Planet Rail (of course)! So you’re considering booking a trip on the Orient Express?Though it will be on the Venice Simplon Orient Express as the traditional Orient Express is technically retired at the time of writing.


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Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. Without a shred of doubt, one of his fellow passengers is the murderer/5().

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On the train there are two other passengers, Mary Debenham and Colonel Arbuthnot. The two act as if they are strangers, but Poirot observes behavior that suggests that they are not.

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