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Shock to the system : a Donald Strachey mystery

Author: Richard Stevenson
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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PI Strachey of Albany is hired by three people involved in the murder of a homosexual. The mother hires him to prove it's the boyfriend, the boyfriend hires him to prove it's the psychologist, and the psychologist to prove his innocence. Eventually, all three fire him and Strachey has to solve the murder on his own.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Stevenson
ISBN: 0312136102 9780312136109
OCLC Number: 32856586
Description: 183 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Richard Stevenson.

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PI Strachey of Albany is hired by three people involved in the murder of a homosexual. The mother hires him to prove it's the boyfriend, the boyfriend hires him to prove it's the psychologist, and the psychologist to prove his innocence. Eventually, all three fire him and Strachey has to solve the murder on his own.

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