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Author: Stephen J Cannell
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Swat teams refer to doorways as "vertical coffins" because they are most vulnerable when passing through them. The new Shane Scully novel starts with a bang as an L.A. sherrifs deputy is gunned down on the front porch of a house while serving a routine warrant. The arrest is given to the Sherriff's Department by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, who neglects to mention the man is suspected of hording an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories, American
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J Cannell
ISBN: 0312304250 9780312304256 0312934793 9780312934798
OCLC Number: 52838839
Notes: "A Shane Scully novel"--Jacket.
Description: x, 335 pages ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Stephen J. Cannell.
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A nightmarish series of events sweeps LAPD's Sergeant Shane Scully and his wife (and boss) Alexa, into the vortex of an enormous, jurisdictional fire storm.  Read more...

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Readers will enjoy watching [Scully] puzzle out the twists and turns of the plot and watch breathlessly as he undertakes a climactic high-speed chase. "Publishers Weekly" Cannell certainly knows how Read more...

 
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