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A rock and a hard place

Author: Darryl Wimberley
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Florida, black detective Barrett Raines investigates the murder of a woman for which his brother has been arrested. The woman, who was white and owned a restaurant near the sea, was involved in smuggling guns, a more likely cause of death than her relationship with a black womanizer.
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darryl Wimberley
ISBN: 031220504X 9780312205041
OCLC Number: 41002781
Notes: "A novel of suspense"--Cover.
Description: 260 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Darryl Wimberley.

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In Florida, black detective Barrett Raines investigates the murder of a woman for which his brother has been arrested. The woman, who was white and owned a restaurant near the sea, was involved in smuggling guns, a more likely cause of death than her relationship with a black womanizer.

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