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Miles Barton Tripp (1923—2000) was an English writer of thirty-seven works of fiction including crime novels and thrillers, some of which he wrote under noms de plume Michael Brett and John Michael Brett. He served in RAF Bomber Command during World War II, flying thirty-seven sorties as a bomber-aimer. He recorded his wartime experiences in his one non-fiction work, the memoir The Eighth Passenger. After the war, Tripp studied law and worked as a solicitor, and started to write fiction during his spare time. Miles Tripp, fantasticfiction.co.uk He lived in Hertfordshire, England.

Some of his novels, although they are about the themes of the law, crime, and retribution, are not in the classic crime fiction mould in that they are not whodunnits. For example, in Extreme Provocation the narrator is a man who says in the very first six words of the first chapter "After killing my wife I telephoned..." and the entire story is about how and why the character came to find himself in that situation, exactly what his state of mind was, how the law courts would treat him, and how his life thereafter would continue. It is thus not a conventional crime novel but is all about an event that may or may not be deemed a crime. The interest for the reader is in the gradual revelation of the narrator's state of mind and his motivations.

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Total Books: 67
Death is Catching A Murder Mystery - Based on Kilo Forty by Miles Tripp
2002 - Death Is Catching a Murder Mystery - Based on Kilo Forty By Miles Tripp [French's Acting Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780573019777
ISBN-10: 0573019770
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Eighth Passenger A Flight of Recollection and Discovery
2002 - The Eighth Passenger a Flight of Recollection and Discovery (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781840222524
ISBN-10: 1840222522
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction
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Deadly Ordeal
2000 - Deadly Ordeal (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780708943113
ISBN-10: 070894311X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Suitcase Killings
1998 - The Suitcase Killings [John Samson Private Eye] (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780727852977
ISBN-10: 0727852973
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Extreme Provocation
1997 - Extreme Provocation (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780708938201
ISBN-10: 0708938205
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Eighth Passenger A Flight of Recollection  Discovery
1997 - Eighth Passenger a Flight of Recollection Discovery (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780850523775
ISBN-10: 085052377X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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A Woman of Conscience
1994 - A Woman of Conscience [Crime Case] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333613467
ISBN-10: 0333613465
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Dimensions of Deceit
1993 - The Dimensions of Deceit [Crime Case] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333600641
ISBN-10: 0333600649
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Some Predators Are Male
1987 - Some Predators Are Male (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780333406694
ISBN-10: 0333406699
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The Frightened Wife
1987 - The Frightened Wife (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780333454862
ISBN-10: 0333454863
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Kilo Forty
1986 - Kilo Forty [Constable crime] (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780094667808
ISBN-10: 0094667802
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A Charmed Death
1984 - A Charmed Death (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780333366998
ISBN-10: 0333366999
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High Heels
1980 - High Heels (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333274095
ISBN-10: 0333274091
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Once a Year Man
1977 - Once a Year Man (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780333199022
ISBN-10: 0333199022
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Woman at Risk
1976 - Woman at Risk (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780450028908
ISBN-10: 0450028909
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Obsession
1975 - Obsession (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780450022685
ISBN-10: 0450022684
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Five Minutes with a Stranger
1973 - Five Minutes with a Stranger (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780586037898
ISBN-10: 0586037896
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Faith is a Windsock
1973 - Faith Is a Windsock [New Portway Reprints] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780855948207
ISBN-10: 0855948205
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Claws of God
1972 - Claws of God (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780333142851
ISBN-10: 0333142853
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Man Without Friends
1970 - Man Without Friends (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780333110591
ISBN-10: 0333110595
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Death of Man Tamer
Death of Man Tamer (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780312005870
ISBN-10: 0312005873
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Samson the Greek Delilah [A John Samson mystery] (Hardcover)