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The Resource Postmortem, Patricia Cornwell

Postmortem, Patricia Cornwell

Label
Postmortem
Title
Postmortem
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Cornwell
Title variation
Postmortem
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A serial killer is on the loose in Richmond, Virginia. Three women have died, brutalised and strangled in their own bedroom. There is no pattern: the killer appears to strike at random but always early on Saturday mornings
Member of
Summary
Medical examiner Kay Scarpetta is introduced in this story of a psychopath who is brutally murdering women. Scarpetta must find out why--before she becomes the next victim
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Macavity Award for Best First Mystery Novel, 1991.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best First Mystery Novel, 1991.
  • John Creasey Memorial Award (Best First Crime Novel), 1990.
  • Anthony Award for Best First Novel, 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
021750
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cornwell, Patricia Daniels
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Kay Scarpetta mysteries
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical examiners (Law)
  • Scarpetta, Kay (Fictitious character)
  • Women pathologists
  • Serial murderers
  • Virginia
Target audience
adult
Label
Postmortem, Patricia Cornwell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York: Scribner; London: Macdonald, 1990
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
000046293267
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Limited platinum edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780751544398
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)624414573
Label
Postmortem, Patricia Cornwell
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York: Scribner; London: Macdonald, 1990
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
000046293267
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Limited platinum edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9780751544398
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)624414573

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