A Personal History of Thirst

A Personal History of Thirst

Book - 1996
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As two low-class Englishmen climb the social ladder, James Knight becomes a respected lawyer while Oliver Thirst becomes a career criminal. Knight marries an American woman, but Thirst seduces her and they marry. However, he is an abusive husband and she is accused of killing him. Now husband No. 1 has to defend her. A study of the British class system
Publisher: New York : Morrow, c1996
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780688143992
Characteristics: 301 p. ; 25 cm


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