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Murder at the margin : a Henry Spearman mystery

Author: Marshall Jevons
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1993]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cinnamon Bay Plantation on lush, tropical St. John was the ideal Caribbean island getaway: or so it seemed. But for distinguished Harvard economist Henry Spearman, long overdue for R & R, it offered diversion of a decidedly different sort and one he'd hardly anticipated: murder.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marshall Jevons
ISBN: 0691033919 9780691033914 0691000980 9780691000985
OCLC Number: 28067088
Description: xii, 208 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Marshall Jevons.
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A murder mystery marking the debut of Henry Spearman, a distinguished Harvard economist who uses economic theory to track down a killer on a lush Caribbean island. Although this novel can be read as  Read more...

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