When the War Office sends Inspector Ian Rutledge of Scotland Yard to search for a missing person, the World War I veteran finds a connection to a corpse discovered in an abandoned abbey. Secrets emerge as he follows leads taking him to a group of cottages located in the shadow of the famous Bronze Age Uffington White Horse.
Fans of history will enjoy this psychological mystery set in post World War I England. A Pale Horse is the 10th in the Inspector Rutledge series. Volume one is called A Test of Wills.