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The professor of truth

by Robertson, James

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations and terrorism,
  • Life change events,
  • Conspiracy theories,
  • Aircraft accidents,
  • Fiction,
  • Grief,
  • Murder,
  • College teachers,
  • Investigation

  • About the Edition

    Twenty-one years after his wife and daughter were killed in the bombing of a plane over Scotland, English lecturer Alan Tealing comes to believe that the wrong man was convicted and hunts down the person that he truly thinks is responsible.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJames Robertson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6068.O183 P76 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination319 pages ;
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26489209M
    ISBN 10159051632X
    ISBN 109781590516324, 9781590516331
    LC Control Number2013004166
    OCLC/WorldCa826076661

    Toward the end of their long conversation, Nilsen hands Tealing a piece of paper with an address for Parroulet, and in the pursuit of truth, the professor leaves Scotland to find him. Parroulet has taken a new identity, Parr, and is living in Sheildston, an obscure outpost in Australia. EAN Lookup: - ISBN The Professor of Truth book. Category: Books.

    The Professor of Truth is the newest novel by Saltire prizewinner James Robertson. Twenty-one years after his wife and daughter were murdered in the bombing of a plane over Scotland, Alan Tealing, a university lecturer, still does not know the truth of what really happened on that terrible night. OM – The Book of Books – The Book of Truth “The word of truth is given, and this is wholly sufficient to reveal the teaching of the truth for any who are willing to make and to bear the effort of learning through their own power.” The Plejaren, the advanced extraterrestrial people who .

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An interesting but problematic book from a talented but inconsistent author. The Professor of Truth is a fictionalised account of the Lockerbie Bombing and in particular the campainging of Dr Jim Swire, who the central character is based on/5(50).

So the professor of truth, Dr Alan Tealing, is told, and so he learns at the end of this mystery thriller, based on the Lockerbie air disaster that destroyed Pan Am flight on Decem Tealing is not officially the professor of truth but a professor of literature who lost his wife and daughter in the by: 1.

James Robertson is the author of The Fanatic, Joseph Knight, The Testament of Gideon Mack, And the Land Lay Still, and The Professor of Hamilton published his most recent novel, To Be Knight won the Saltire Society Scottish Book of the Year and the Scottish Arts Council Book of the Year, The Testament of Gideon Mack was longlisted for the Man /5(50).

The Professor of Truth is James Robertson's acclaimed novel about grief, truth and justice. Twenty-one years after his wife and daughter were murdered in the bombing of a plane over Scotland, Alan Tealing, a university lecturer, still doubts the official version of events surrounding that terrible night.

The Professor of Truth is James Robertson's acclaimed novel about grief, truth and justice. Twenty-one years after his wife and daughter were murdered in the bombing of a plane over Scotland, Alan Tealing, a university lecturer, still doubts the official version of /5().

The Professor of Truth is James Robertson’s acclaimed novel about grief, truth and justice. Twenty-one years after his wife and daughter were murdered in the bombing of a plane over Scotland, Alan Tealing, a university lecturer, still doubts the official version of events surrounding that terrible night.

Obsessed by the details of what he has [ ]. The Professor of Truth is the newest novel by Saltire prizewinner James Robertson.

Twenty-one years after his wife and daughter were murdered in the bombing of a plane over Scotland, Alan Tealing, a university lecturer, still does not know the truth of Category: Fiction Books > Modern Fiction.

In The Professor of Truth, Swire, who lost his daughter in the bombing of Pan Am Flightis recast as Alan Tealing, who, in Robertson's novel, is Author: Alexander Linklater.

This is a treacherous path for a professor of truth, however. Robbed of the opportunity to discover "the Truth" for two decades, Tealing has slipped into the death by ice that Frost identifies.

The Professor of Truth is James Robertson's acclaimed novel about grief, truth and justice. Twenty-one years after his wife and daughter were murdered in the bombing of a plane over Scotland, Alan Tealing, a university lecturer, still doubts the official version of events surrounding that terrible night.

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The Professor of Truth is the newest novel by Saltire prizewinner James Robertson.