Cromartie V. the God Shiva: Acting Through the Government of India (Large Print)
Cromartie V the God Shiva Acting Through the Government of India - Large Print Author:Rumer Godden Lawyer Michael Dean is sent from London to India, the land of his birth to investigate the theft of an 11th century statue of the Hindu god Shiva. The assignment leads him into a romance with a woman archeologist. A look at Hindu culture.
I have never read anything by Godden before - this was my first. The information on India was very interesting and this was based on a real event. A Shiva is missing, ending up with a Canadian art dealer who swears he purchased it legally. How did he get it? How was it stolen in the first place? A young lawyer from London is sent to India to investigate.