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The Detroit electric scheme

Author: D E Johnson
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Will Anderson is a drunk, heartbroken over the breakup with his fiancee, Elizabeth. He's barely kept his job at his father's company--Detroit Electric, 1910's leading electric automobile manufacturer. Late one night, Elizabeth's new fiancee and Will's one-time friend, John Cooper, asks Will to meet him at the car factory. Will agrees, and when he arrives there, he finds Cooper dead, crushed in a huge hydraulic roof  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Historical fiction
Fiction
Historical mystery novels
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D E Johnson
ISBN: 9780312644567 0312644566
OCLC Number: 587198632
Description: 312 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: D.E. Johnson.
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It's Detroit 1910: When Will Anderson finds the body of John Cooper crushed in a huge hydraulic press, he panics - for good reason. The body is in his father's electric automobile factory, in the  Read more...

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"A Les Miserables for the American Experience:Part Noir, part tale of obsession and persecution, and all historically sound...If you liked Dennis Lehane's The Given Day, you'll waste no time Read more...

 
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