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Death of an expert witness

Author: P D James
Publisher: London : Faber, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Hoggatt's forensic science laboratory stood two unclothed tailor's dummies, their jointed arms flexed in a parody of benediction. And at their feet, a white-clad sacrificial victim, was the body of the Senior Biologist, his skull smashed in. The scientists who work at Hoggatt's laboratory are all experts in violent death, accustomed to the sweet-sour smell of the mortuary. Now the brutal murder of one of their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Named Person: Adam Dalgliesh, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P D James
ISBN: 0571230040 9780571230044 0140129561 9780140129564
OCLC Number: 219944026
Description: 352 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: P.D. James.

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From PD James, the bestselling author of Death Comes To Pemberley, Children of Men and Death in Holy Orders, comes an atmospheric and thrilling work of detective fiction set in a forensic laboratory  Read more...

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