In this, the 8th novel to feature Laura Ackr oyd and her lover Chief Inspector Thackeray, a young African is murdered in front of Laura''s eyes. The subsequent cover- up and lack of police interest paints a terrible portrait of contemporary Britain. '
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Book Description St. Martin's, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0094795703