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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Dorchester County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dorchester - Summerville Branch FIC CUS (Text) 30018005339573 Adult Fiction Checked out 07/22/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399154386
  • ISBN: 0399154388
  • Physical Description: 404 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Maps on endpapers.
Summary, etc.:
The 1950 discovery of four bodies inside a sunken steam locomotive in a Montana lake gives way to the story of a murderous 1906 bank robber whose ruthlessness challenged Isaac Bell, a talented detective whose struggle to identify and capture the killer had been complicated by the great San Francisco earthquake.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 6.5 18 135686
Subject: Bank robberies > Fiction.
Railroads > History > Fiction.
Locomotives > Fiction.
Manhunts > Fiction.
Bell, Isaac (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Van Dorn Detective Agency (Imaginary organization) > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Robbery investigation > Fiction.
California > History > 1850-1950 > Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) > Earthquake and fire, 1906 > Fiction.
Montana > Fiction.
Colorado > Fiction.
Arizona > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery stories.
Adventure stories.
Historical fiction.

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