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Great modern police stories

Author: Bill Pronzini; Martin Harry Greenberg
Publisher: New York : Walker and Company, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Persistent police detectives investigate cases involving a plot to murder a prince, an airtight alibi, an unexplained disappearance, a hit and run driver, and a staged accident.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Pronzini; Martin Harry Greenberg
ISBN: 0802708811 9780802708816 0802772919 9780802772916
OCLC Number: 13010145
Notes: "Tales of mystery and suspense form the fictional files of the law"--Dust jacket.
Description: xii, 223 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction / [Bill Pronzini and Martin H. Greenberg] --
The detective's dilemma / Cornell Woolrich --
I always get the cuties / John D. MacDonald --
H as in homicide / Lawrence Treat --
Night work / William Campbell Gault --
The Drowned Men's Inn / Georges Simenon --
Captain Heimrich stumbles / Frances and Richard Lockridge --
By child undone / Jack Ritchie --
The king in pawn / Michael Gilbert --
Captain Leopold goes to the dogs / Edward D. Hoch --
Hit-and-run / Susan Dunlap --
The half-invisible man / Bill Pronzini and Jeffrey Wallmann --
Nightshade / Ed McBain.
Responsibility: edited by Bill Pronzini and Martin H. Greenberg.

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Persistent police detectives investigate cases involving a plot to murder a prince, an airtight alibi, an unexplained disappearance, a hit and run driver, and a staged accident.

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