From Ancient Rome through thirteenth-century Venice to 1930s' New York, twelve compelling historical crime stories.
Mike Ashley is a leading authority on science fiction, fantasy, crime and weird fiction. He has written or edited over 90 books, including three edtions of The Mammoth Book of Historical Whodunnits, which, in total, have sold over a million copies worldwide. He lives in Chatham, Kent with his wife, three cats and over 30,000 books.
Ashley fills that canvas with consummate skill. - Guardian