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The crime doctor

Author: E W Hornung
Publisher: [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1914. ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Author E.W. Hornung is perhaps best remembered for creating the unforgettably raffish criminal mastermind, Raffles. In the novel The Crime Doctor, Hornung flips the script and takes a hard look at crime from the other side of the equation. Doctor John Dollar is a learned scholar and practitioner who becomes obsessed with the idea of preventing criminal behavior before it takes hold -- and he''s willing to take  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hornung, E.W.
Crime Doctor.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: E W Hornung
ISBN: 9781776581580 177658158X
OCLC Number: 891385519
Description: 1 online resource (225 pages)
Contents: Title; Contents; I --
The Physician Who Healed Himself; II --
The Life-Preserver; III --
A Hopeless Case; IV --
The Golden Key; V --
A Schoolmaster Abroad; VI --
One Possessed; VII --
The Doctor''s Assistant; VIII --
The Second Murderer.
Responsibility: E.W. Hornung.

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Author E.W. Hornung is perhaps best remembered for creating the unforgettably raffish criminal mastermind, Raffles. In the novel The Crime Doctor, Hornung flips the script and takes a hard look at crime from the other side of the equation. Doctor John Dollar is a learned scholar and practitioner who becomes obsessed with the idea of preventing criminal behavior before it takes hold -- and he''s willing to take extreme measures to fulfill his objective.

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