Instruments of Darkness

Product Number: EB00031173
Released: Jul 01, 2003
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780547540832
Publisher: Mariner Books
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From the author of the national bestseller A Small Death in Lisbon and The Company of Strangers comes Wilson's compelling first novel, never before available in the United States. Bruce Medway's existence as a fixer and troubleshooter had been tough, but never life-threatening until he crossed paths with the mighty Madame Severnou. His life becomes even more complicated by his search for a missing fellow expat, Steven Kershaw. Against a backdrop of political disruption and endemic official corruption, Medway pursues the elusive phantom of Kershaw.Instruments of Darkness powerfully evokes the atmosphere, politics, and people of West Africa. With Medway's ironic voice, flashes of humor that may recall Raymond Chandler, and unforgettable characters, this compulsively readable thriller is the beginning of a remarkable series.

Author(s): Robert Wilson
Series: Bruce Medway Mysteries Series No: 1
Original Publish Date: Jul 01, 2003

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