The 8:55 to Baghdad

The 8:55 to Baghdad

From London to Iraq on the Trail of Agatha Christie

By Andrew Eames

Overlook Press, Hardcover, 9781585676736, 403pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2005

With her marriage to her first husband, Archie Christie, over, she decided to take a much-needed holiday; the Caribbean had been her intended destination, but a conversation at a dinner party with a couple who had just returned from Iraq changed her mind.