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City of the dead / Sara Gran.

By: Gran, Sara.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Gran, Sara. Claire DeWitt mystery: ; Claire DeWitt mystery: ; A Claire DeWitt mystery: A Claire DeWitt mystery: Publisher: London : Faber, 2011Description: 273 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780571259175 (pbk.).Subject(s): Women private investigators -- Fiction | Missing persons -- Investigation -- Fiction | Public prosecutors -- Fiction | Gang members -- Fiction | Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Social aspects -- Fiction | New Orleans (La.) -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction. | Mystery and detective stories.DDC classification: GRA
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First published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. -New Orleans. Vic Willing, Assistant District Attorney for the prosecutor's office, has been missing since Hurricane Katrina hit. Called in from San Francisco is Claire DeWitt, a detective whose expertise and methods derive from some unique sources. What Claire discovers takes us into the heart of the crime-ravaged, deeply wounded city, where those who can afford it live behind fences and those who can& -x2019; t are slain daily on the streets.
Summary: New Orleans. Vic Willing, Assistant District Attorney for the prosecutor's office, has been missing since Hurricane Katrina hit. Called in from San Francisco is Claire DeWitt, a detective whose expertise and methods derive from some unique sources. What Claire discovers takes us into the heart of the crime-ravaged, deeply wounded city, where those who can afford it live behind fences and those who can<U+2019>t are slain daily on the streets.
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Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Fiction Collection
Fiction Collection GRA 1 Available T00518029
Total holds: 0

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The start of a gripping new crime series introducing an extraordinary private investigator.

First published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

First published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. -New Orleans. Vic Willing, Assistant District Attorney for the prosecutor's office, has been missing since Hurricane Katrina hit. Called in from San Francisco is Claire DeWitt, a detective whose expertise and methods derive from some unique sources. What Claire discovers takes us into the heart of the crime-ravaged, deeply wounded city, where those who can afford it live behind fences and those who can& -x2019; t are slain daily on the streets.

New Orleans. Vic Willing, Assistant District Attorney for the prosecutor's office, has been missing since Hurricane Katrina hit. Called in from San Francisco is Claire DeWitt, a detective whose expertise and methods derive from some unique sources. What Claire discovers takes us into the heart of the crime-ravaged, deeply wounded city, where those who can afford it live behind fences and those who can<U+2019>t are slain daily on the streets.

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