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Always a body to trade : a Mario Balzic mystery

Author: K C Constantine
Publisher: Boston : D.R. Godine, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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There's a new mayor in Rocksburg, PA, one of those simplifying, self-righteous amateurs bent on law and order who can't leave anything alone. His calls never stop, even trapping Police Chief Balzic in his refuge at Muscotti's Bar. And this case is ugly, including a double robbery, a professional hit, drugs, and racial tensions. As usual, it is a case populated by unforgettable characters, the most unforgettable of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Constantine, K.C.
Always a body to trade.
Boston : D.R. Godine, 1983
(OCoLC)647024188
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: K C Constantine
ISBN: 087923458X 9780879234584
OCLC Number: 9111533
Description: 248 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by K.C. Constantine.

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There's a new mayor in Rocksburg, PA, one of those simplifying, self-righteous amateurs bent on law and order who can't leave anything alone. His calls never stop, even trapping Police Chief Balzic in his refuge at Muscotti's Bar. And this case is ugly, including a double robbery, a professional hit, drugs, and racial tensions. As usual, it is a case populated by unforgettable characters, the most unforgettable of whom is Balzic, the tough-talking, golden-hearted police chief of a Pennsylvania mining town where the coal has run out.

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