Orient Express by John Dos Passos

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The mystery begins as Hercule Poirot, a private detective but former police officer boards a Orient Express book to Stamboul. Upon his arrival to Stamboul, he checks into a hotel and prepares to make himself comfortable.

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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(). Poirot gathers all of the passengers into the dining car and propounds two possible solutions. The fist solution is that a stranger entered the train at Vincovci and killed Ratchett.

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Murder on the Orient Express—In his most famous case, Poirot must determine who of the Brand: HarperCollins Publishers. 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 work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie featuring the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot.

It was first published in the United Kingdom by the Collins Crime Club on 1 January and in the United States by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year under the title of Murder in the Calais Coach.

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While the traditional main route through the Balkans closed down inand the last through sleeper car on any route from Paris to Istanbul departed ina few portions of the. Innearly years after the first journey, the last direct train of the Orient Express left Paris for Istanbul.

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On board is the famous detective Hercule Poirot, and one man who, come morning. By the time of Christie's death in at she herself had become the most popular fiction writer in the world, and "Murder on the Orient Express" her most popular book.

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