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Trace 1st edition

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Trace by Patricia Cornwell. 1st edition. Published by Little Brown 2004. Hardback with dust jacket. In fine condition.

Since POSTMORTEM garnered critical acclaim and a record-breaking five awards for a first crime novel, the Scarpetta novels have often been imitated, but never bettered. Against her own judgement and the advice of Benton Wesley and her niece, Lucy, Scarpetta agrees to return to Virginia as a consultant pathologist on a case involving the death of a fourteen-year-old girl. Accompanied by Pete Marino she finds the once familiar territory of her morgue and her department much changed, and the new Chief Medical Examiner treats her with disdain despite the obvious fact that he is in desperate need of her expertise. But professional as ever, she re-examines the evidence and proves the girl was murdered. She also finds trace evidence which matches that found on an accident victim and at the scene where one of Lucy's operatives was attacked. It is not only a forensic puzzle, but opens up the probability that someone is after those closest to Scarpetta.

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Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Cornwell P
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
24x14x2cm
Edition:
1st edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0316854735
ISBN-13:
9780316854733
Number of pages:
405
Publisher:
Little, Brown
Title:
Trace

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Trace by Patricia Cornwell. 1st edition. Published by Little Brown 2004. Hardback with dust jacket. In fine condition.

Since POSTMORTEM garnered critical acclaim and a record-breaking five awards for a first crime novel, the Scarpetta novels have often been imitated, but never bettered. Against her own judgement and the advice of Benton Wesley and her niece, Lucy, Scarpetta agrees to return to Virginia as a consultant pathologist on a case involving the death of a fourteen-year-old girl. Accompanied by Pete Marino she finds the once familiar territory of her morgue and her department much changed, and the new Chief Medical Examiner treats her with disdain despite the obvious fact that he is in desperate need of her expertise. But professional as ever, she re-examines the evidence and proves the girl was murdered. She also finds trace evidence which matches that found on an accident victim and at the scene where one of Lucy's operatives was attacked. It is not only a forensic puzzle, but opens up the probability that someone is after those closest to Scarpetta.

Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Cornwell P
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
24x14x2cm
Edition:
1st edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0316854735
ISBN-13:
9780316854733
Number of pages:
405
Publisher:
Little, Brown
Title:
Trace

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