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A good month for murder : the inside story of a homicide squad

Author: Del Quentin Wilber
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Twelve homicides, three police-involved shootings and a furious hunt for an especially brutal killer--February 2013 was a good month for murder in suburban Washington, D.C. After gaining unparalleled access to the homicide unit in Prince George's County, which borders the nation's capital, Del Quentin Wilber begins shadowing the talented, often quirky detectives who get the call when a body falls. He rides with a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: True crime stories
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Del Quentin Wilber
ISBN: 9780805098815 080509881X 9781250135506 1250135508
OCLC Number: 928023729
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 273 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Del Quentin Wilber.
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Bestselling author Del Quentin Wilber tells the inside story of how a homicide squad - a dedicated, colourful team of detectives does it's almost impossible job. Twelve homicides, three police  Read more...

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