Skip to content

ten. end game

chapter 10 - I think we are done here.

Read more

nine. canberra at war

chapter 9 - a stymied brief

Read more

eight. it’s all persian to me

chapter 8 - the plot thickens

Read more

seven. miss daisy

chapter 7 - it's almost a love story

Read more

six. a dead bougainvillea

chapter 6 - two questions

Read more

five. keane.

chapter 5 - doodles

Read more

four. the inside man

chapter 4 - same shit, different office

Read more

three. francis pulls his first string

chapter 3 - someone who likes getting his face in the papers

Read more

two. internees and standard operating procedure

chapter 2 - two deaths in adelaide

Read more

one. mr francis: the manipulator

chapter 1 - a gentleman's agreement

Read more

the francis conundrum

Of all the pseudonyms used in Gerry Feltus‘ book only Mr Francis remains improperly named, and Feltus is steadfast in his understanding of the reason for such secrecy.

Policy.

In his own words: “Police should not betray a confidence and if people request their identity not be revealed they must respect their wish.” [p388]

The policeman who declined to reveal the identity of the person who handed him the Rubaiyat was DS Leane. That decision was unlikely to have been made without his superior officer’s knowledge and consent.

This policy goes all the way up the line.

DS Leane should not betray a confidence secret, and if his DI requested that the identity of the person who gave him the Rubaiyat remain confidential secret, he must respect his wish.

~~

Where was the Rubaiyat found?

Who found it?

Why the secrecy?

~!~

Russia and her poisoners

Both certainties and uncertainties are fundamental types of knowledge.

Read more

ellens’ stories

.. illustrated

Read more

the fortean times march issue

it's all about sales, right?

Read more

conception

.. and the wild south west pacific

Read more

omars’ regrets

verse 70

Read more

forensic science and netflix

... it's been a slow day

Read more

the bookmaker from rabaul reviewed

the reviews are in

Read more

the somerton slideshow. 2

6:00 pm to 10:00 pm on the 30th of november 1948

Read more

the somerton slide show. 1.

the tamam shud slip / the indentations

Read more