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The last precinct 1st edition

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The last precinct by Patricia Cornwell. Published by Little Brown 2000. Hardback with dust jacket. In very good condition.

Physically and psychologically bruised by her encounter with the killer Chandonne, Dr Kay Scarpetta has to leave her home in the hands of the police team investigating the attack. She finds shelter with an old friend, Anna Zenner, but it is not the haven of security she needs when she discovers that Anna has been sub-poenaed to appear before a Grand Jury which is investigating Scarpetta for murder. Kay knows she is being framed and she also knows she can trust no-one. Meanwhile it appears that Chandonne killed a woman in New York before his murderous spree in Virginia, but when Scarpetta looks more closely into that case with the NY prosectuor Jaime Berger, proof of his guilt is far from certain - in fact she begins to believe that he may not be the perpetrator of any of the crimes he is accused of. As she follows the forensic trail to the real killer she gradually realises that someone has been spinning a web for years with the aim of entrapping her. Who is it, and why are they so desperate to be rid of her?

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1st edition
Author(s):
Cornwell P
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x16x4cm
Edition:
1st edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0316646245
ISBN-13:
9780316646246
Number of pages:
449
Publisher:
Little, Brown
Title:
The last precinct

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The last precinct by Patricia Cornwell. Published by Little Brown 2000. Hardback with dust jacket. In very good condition.

Physically and psychologically bruised by her encounter with the killer Chandonne, Dr Kay Scarpetta has to leave her home in the hands of the police team investigating the attack. She finds shelter with an old friend, Anna Zenner, but it is not the haven of security she needs when she discovers that Anna has been sub-poenaed to appear before a Grand Jury which is investigating Scarpetta for murder. Kay knows she is being framed and she also knows she can trust no-one. Meanwhile it appears that Chandonne killed a woman in New York before his murderous spree in Virginia, but when Scarpetta looks more closely into that case with the NY prosectuor Jaime Berger, proof of his guilt is far from certain - in fact she begins to believe that he may not be the perpetrator of any of the crimes he is accused of. As she follows the forensic trail to the real killer she gradually realises that someone has been spinning a web for years with the aim of entrapping her. Who is it, and why are they so desperate to be rid of her?

Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Cornwell P
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x16x4cm
Edition:
1st edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0316646245
ISBN-13:
9780316646246
Number of pages:
449
Publisher:
Little, Brown
Title:
The last precinct

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