Logo

The Great Shadow by Arthur Conan Doyle

Large book cover: The Great Shadow

The Great Shadow
by

Publisher: J. W. Arrowsmith
ISBN/ASIN: 080958784X
Number of pages: 332

Description:
Set in an English-Scottish border village during the waning days of the Napoleonic era, this adventure story introduces us to Jock Calder, whose quiet way of life is shattered when a mysterious stranger steps ashore near his home. The stranger changes forever the lives of Jock, his cousin Edie, and his best friend Jim, sending the young men into the jaws of the final battle to defeat The Great Shadow that threatens to devour the whole of Europe.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Download mirrors:
Mirror 1
Mirror 2
Mirror 3

Similar books

Book cover: Memoirs of Sherlock HolmesMemoirs of Sherlock Holmes
by - A. Burt
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's second story collection about the greatest detective, containing such puzzles as The Greek Interpreter, The Musgrave Ritual, Silver Blaze and The Final Adventure, the struggle between Holmes and the evil Professor Moriarty.
(9785 views)
Book cover: The Disintegration MachineThe Disintegration Machine
by - Feedbooks
Professor Challenger is arguing with people who are calling him on the telephone when his friend Malone enters and requests Challenger accompany him to inspect the discovery of Theodore Nemor, who invented a machine capable of disintegrating objects.
(4752 views)
Book cover: Through the Magic DoorThrough the Magic Door
by - The McClure Company
This work is Conan Doyle's casually eloquent tour of the cherished books on his own shelves. As the author surveys the contents of his bookroom, each book prompts an essay in appreciation, affectionate reflections both personal and literary.
(5002 views)
Book cover: Rodney StoneRodney Stone
by - ManyBooks
Rodney Stone is a historical novel about boxing during the Regency period, that curiously brings together Lord Nelson and the sport of boxing. Doyle had always been fond of boxing, had reveled in the history of the prize-ring ...
(6275 views)