The Abominable Man

The Abominable Man

A Martin Beck Mystery

Book - 2009
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"Seventh novel in the Martin Beck mystery series, " together known as "The story of crime." "The gruesome murder of a police captain in his hospital room reveals the unsavory history of a man who spent forty years practicing a horrible blend of strongarm police work and sheer brutality. Martin Beck and his colleagues feverishly comb Stockholm for the murderer, a demented and deadly rifleman, who has plans for even more chaos. As the tension builds and a feeling of imminent danger grips Bec, his investigation unearths evidence of police corruption."
Publisher: New York : Vintage Crime / Black Lizard, 2009
ISBN: 9780307390905
Branch Call Number: SJOWA
Characteristics: 215 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Wahlöö, Per 1926-1975
Teal, Thomas


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