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Author: Sara Paretsky
Publisher: New York : Dell, 2000, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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PI V.I. Warshawski of Chicago experiences the harrowing world of women's prisons when she is incarcerated after being falsely arrested. It happens while she is probing the murder of an illegal immigrant.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: V I (Fictitious character) Warshawski
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Paretsky
ISBN: 0440224705 9780440224709
OCLC Number: 46348385
Notes: Originally published: New York, N.Y. : Delacorte Press, 1999.
Description: 495 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Media circus --
The woman in the road --
House call --
Searching for wheels --
Diving into the wreck --
Signor Ferragamo, I presume --
Habeas Corpus? --
Poolside chat --
Out of the mouths of babes --
Found in translation --
Clean-on the outside --
The lion's den --
Saturday at the mall --
Crumbs from the table --
Family picnic --
A friend of the family --
Spinning wheels, seeking traction --
These walls do a prison make --
Power dining --
Child in mourning --
We serve and protect --
Night crawlers --
A run to O'Hare --
Annoying the Giants --
Reaching out to-a friend? --
If you can't swim keep away from sharks --
Hounding a newshound --
Friendly warning --
Help me, Father, for I know not what I'm doing --
The mad virgin's story --
A day in the country --
Midnight caller --
Thrown in the tank --
Fourth of July picnic --
A little game on a small court --
Bail? Why leave such cool quarters? --
In the Big House --
Prisoners in the cell block H --
An audience with Miss Ruby --
Sewing circle --
Photo Op --
Slow mend --
Planning session --
Diving in with the sharks --
Fugitive --
In the church militant --
For those who also serve --
Scar tissue.
Responsibility: Sara Paretsky.

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PI V.I. Warshawski of Chicago experiences the harrowing world of women's prisons when she is incarcerated after being falsely arrested. It happens while she is probing the murder of an illegal immigrant.

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