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A spark of death

Author: Bernadette Pajer
Publisher: Scottsdale, Ariz. : Poisoned Pen Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Seattle in 1901 is a bustling blend of frontier attitude and cosmopolitan swagger. The Snoqualmie Falls Power Plant lights the city, but to most Seattleites, electricity is new-fangled and dangerous. When University of Washington Professor Benjamin Bradshaw discovers a despised colleague dead inside the Faraday Cage of the Electric Machine, his carefully controlled world shatters. The facts don't add up. The police  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernadette Pajer
ISBN: 9781590589052 159058905X 9781590589076 1590589076
OCLC Number: 681500821
Description: viii, 210 pages ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Bernadette Pajer.

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After UW Professor Benjamin Bradshaw discovers a despised colleague dead inside the Faraday Cage of the Electric Machine, his carefully controlled world shatters. The facts don't add up--the police  Read more...

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"Pajer's series kickoff presents a good mystery, a clever detective and a fascinating look at the early days of electrical power." --"Kirkus Reviews""With plenty of historical details and an eclectic Read more...

 
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