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Detective : the inspirational story of the trailblazing woman cop who wouldn't quit

Author: Kathy Burke; Neal Hirschfeld
Publisher: New York : Scribner, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shares the personal story of the New York City police department's most highly decorated woman detective to recount her achievements as well as the landmark federal lawsuit filed by the author against the department for sexual discrimination.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Kathy Burke; Kathy Burke
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kathy Burke; Neal Hirschfeld
ISBN: 0743283929 9780743283922
OCLC Number: 62872867
Notes: "A Lisa Drew book."
Description: ix, 334 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Kathy Burke with Neal Hirschfeld.
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The compelling "as-told-to" autobiography from the most highly decorated female detective in the history of the New York City Police Department is a cop's story, a woman's story, and above all, a  Read more...

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"Kathy Burke's gripping account of her years as an NYPD detective proves that courage, integrity, and loyalty come in many forms. Her stories of facing down danger and challenging evil on the streets Read more...

 
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