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Dry fire : a novel

Author: Catherine Lewis
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A lesbian decides to become a policewoman. The protagonist is Abigail Fitzpatrick of Florida, who joins the police in a reaction to the stress of her previous work--she was a paramedic--and her failure to save a boy's life. The novel describes her training, the obstacles she faces because of her sexual orientation, and the well-meaning attempts by men officers to cure her.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Lewis
ISBN: 0393038351 9780393038354 9780393341980 0393341984
OCLC Number: 32625772
Description: 278 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Catherine Lewis.

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A lesbian decides to become a policewoman. The protagonist is Abigail Fitzpatrick of Florida, who joins the police in a reaction to the stress of her previous work--she was a paramedic--and her failure to save a boy's life. The novel describes her training, the obstacles she faces because of her sexual orientation, and the well-meaning attempts by men officers to cure her.

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