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The Resource Dead land, Sara Paretsky

Dead land, Sara Paretsky

Label
Dead land
Title
Dead land
Statement of responsibility
Sara Paretsky
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chicago may be the city of broad shoulders, but its political law is "Pay to Play." Money changes hands in the middle of the night, and by morning, buildings and parks are replaced by billion-dollar projects. Chicago PI V.I. Warshawski gets pulled into one of these clandestine deals through her impetuous goddaughter, Bernie Fouchard. Bernie tries to rescue Lydia Zamir, a famed singer-songwriter now living on the streets; Zamir's life fell apart when her lover was murdered next to her in a mass shooting at an outdoor concert. Not only does Bernie plunge her and V.I. headlong into the path of some ruthless developers, they lead to the murder of the young man Bernie is dating. The detective finds a terrifying conspiracy stretching from Chicago's parks to a cover-up of the dark chapters in America's meddling in South American politics. Before she finds answers, this electrifying novel pushes V.I. close to the breaking point: People who pay to play take no prisoners
Member of
Cataloging source
NJB
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Paretsky, Sara
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A V.I. Warshawski novel
Series volume
20
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  • Warshawski, V. I. (Fictitious character)
  • Women private investigators
  • Real estate developers
  • Corruption
  • Conspiracies
  • Singers
  • Murder
  • Women private investigators
  • Real estate development
  • Murder
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Dead land, Sara Paretsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Optimized reading formats
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000067155826
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
639 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062978769
Isbn Type
(paperback : large print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1154022571
Label
Dead land, Sara Paretsky
Publication
Note
Optimized reading formats
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000067155826
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
639 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062978769
Isbn Type
(paperback : large print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1154022571

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