Short Answer Questions Key
1. What is the point of view of this novel?
Third person omniscient.
2. Who is Colonel Harris?
A wealthy gentleman who is murdered.
3. Who is Ian Rutledge?
Inspector for Scotland Yard.
4. How is the murder victim in this novel killed?
With a shotgun blast to the face.
5. What emotion is uppermost in the murder victim's mind when he realizes he is dying?
6. What has Bowles received that causes him some pleasure when it comes to dealing with Rutledge?
A letter describing Rutledge's mental instability after the war.
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