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The chemistry of death

Author: Simon Beckett
Publisher: London : Bantam, 2006.
Series: Dr David Hunter, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the body of a woman is found in a ditch in an isolated Norfolk village, it isn't just the fact that she'd been a friend that disturbs Dr David Hunter. He was once a forensic anthropologist and so all too familiar with the different faces of death, until a devastating personal tragedy made him turn his back on his former life and career.
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Beckett
ISBN: 0593055217 9780593055212 0593055225 9780593055229 0385340044 9780385340045
OCLC Number: 62475531
Awards: Shortlisted for Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2008.
Shortlisted for CWA Duncan Lawrie Dagger 2006.
Description: 331 pages ; 25 cm
Series Title: Dr David Hunter, 1.
Responsibility: Simon Beckett.

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Once a high-profile forensic anthropologist, Dr David Hunter's past is a secret he hopes will remain buried. So when he's asked by the police to use his arcane skills to help track down the killer of  Read more...

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