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Engel, Howard 1931-

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Works: 99 works in 364 publications in 5 languages and 10,011 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Case studies  Biography  Detective and mystery stories 
Classifications: PR9199.3.E49, 813.54
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Publications about Howard Engel
Publications by Howard Engel
Most widely held works about Howard Engel
 
Most widely held works by Howard Engel
The suicide murders by Howard Engel( Book )
23 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman
Dead and buried by Howard Engel( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Benny Cooperman's investigation of a truck drivers's death leads him to a toxic waste dumping scandel
Crimes of passion : an unblinking look at murderous love by Howard Engel( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
A tour through the history of crimes of passion, examining the often unresolved cases, and both the victims and the perpetrators, while exploring the interesting psychological and legal aspects of these famous incidents in which love and murder intersect
A city called July by Howard Engel( Book )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 648 libraries worldwide
When Rabbi Meltzer and the President of Grantham's synagogue knock on Benny's office door, they aren't looking to sell raffle tickets. Of that much, he's sure. They need his help in tracking down a missing lawyer who has disappeared with the life savings of half of the Jewish community. Benny knows he'll never see a dime out of it, but what can you do? It's summer in the city--and it's going to be a hot one
The ransom game : a Benny Cooperman mystery by Howard Engel( Book )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Memory book by Howard Engel( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
Recovering in a Toronto hospital from a serious blow to the head, private investigator Benny Cooperman struggles with memory loss and a condition that has rendered him able to write but unable to read, a circumstance that compromises his ability to remember his attacker and the case he was on the brink of solving
A victim must be found by Howard Engel( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and German and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Benny Cooperman is hot on the trail of some missing paintings by Wallace Lamb
Murder sees the light by Howard Engel( Book )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and German and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Canadian detective Benny Coopermann is hired to keep an eye on Norbert Patten, the absolute despot of a highly suspect religious cult, the Ultimate Church. Benny follows him to Big Crummock Lake where Patten goes to escape whilst the U.S. Supreme Court investigates his finances. An unwise choice as a hide-out, for it's a part of his distant past, and now the past begins to catch up with him. And this yields a complex mystery which keeps the wily Benny guessing
Lord high executioner : an unashamed look at hangmen, headsmen, and their kind by Howard Engel( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
A social history about the men and women who have acted as the legal agents of death throughout the ages, examining what the executioners had to say about their craft, their victims, and themselves, and telling the stories of many of the famous people who lost their lives at the hands of the hangman
Murder in Montparnasse by Howard Engel( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
A teacher of French is murdered among the American expatriate colony in 1920s Paris and suspicion falls on Jack de Paris, a serial killer of beautiful women. Canadian journalist Mike Ward goes after him. By the author of Getting Away with Murder
Mr. Doyle & Dr. Bell : a Victorian mystery by Howard Engel( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
When Alan Lambert is sentenced to hang for the murder of an opera star in 1879 Edinburgh, his brother, believing in his innocence, appeals to celebrated anatomy professor Dr. Bell to crack the case and identify the true killer
There was an old woman : a Benny Cooperman mystery by Howard Engel( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
Ontario detective Benny Cooperman's latest case starts when he agrees to look into the death of his janitor's girlfriend. He soon finds himself dealing with an unsavory banker, tailing a beautiful tv news anchor, fending off a scary real estate deveolper and trying to solve the mystery before the body count goes higher
The Cooperman variations : a Benny Cooperman mystery by Howard Engel( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
An old friend from Benny Cooperman's past comes to ask him for help. Vanessa Moss, the head of entertainment at a television network is sure someone is trying to kill er, so Benny agrees to pose as her executive assistant
Murder on location by Howard Engel( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Getting away with murder : a Benny Cooperman mystery by Howard Engel( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
In the Niagara Peninsula in Ontario, a gangster hires PI Benny Cooperman to find out who is trying to kill him. The suspects include two ex-wives, their children, several policemen and some so-called friends. By the author of A Victim Must Be Found
Murder in Montparnasse a mystery of literary Paris by Howard Engel( file )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
A teacher of French is murdered among the American expatriate colony in 1920s Paris and suspicion falls on Jack de Paris, a serial killer of beautiful women. Canadian journalist Mike Ward goes after him
East of Suez by Howard Engel( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Benny Cooperman, still recovering from the head injury that impaired his short-term memory, is persuaded to investigate the death of an old schoolmate, Jake Grange
My brother's keeper by Eric Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Criminal shorts : mysteries by Canadian crime writers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
The whole megillah by Howard Engel( file )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Benny Cooperman was expecting his time in Toronto to be spent watering plants, feeding gerbils and sampling the local sandwich shops, but a house-sitting gig for his brother soon leads to another case for the endearing private detective. A dealer in rare books asks Benny to investigate the theft of a rare Jewish manuscript from his home. But before Benny can make any sense of the obsessive world of antique book collectors, his client turns up dead and the robbery isn't at all what it seems
 
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Alternative Names
Engel, H.
エンゲル, ハワード
Languages
English (236)
German (7)
Chinese (3)
French (2)
Italian (1)
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