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The Resource Cruel & unusual : a novel, Patricia D. Cornwell

Cruel & unusual : a novel, Patricia D. Cornwell

Label
Cruel & unusual : a novel
Title
Cruel & unusual
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Patricia D. Cornwell
Title variation
Cruel & unusual
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Trying to solve the murder of a thirteen-year-old boy, Dr. Kay Scarpetta and police lieutenant Pete Marino race against time when Kay is implicated in a second brutal killing
Related
Member of
Summary
Dr. Kay Scarpetta examines a convicted killer, executed in Virginia's electric chair, in what should have been a routine procedure. But the murders of everyone connected to him continue after his death. Kay comes under fire for incompetence and must fight a web of political intrigue
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Gold Dagger Award for Best Crime Novel of the Year, 1993.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
021745
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cornwell, Patricia Daniels
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.O692
LC item number
C78 1993
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Kay Scarpetta series
Series volume
4]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scarpetta, Kay
  • Medical examiners (Law)
  • Forensic pathologists
  • Women physicians
  • Serial murders
  • Richmond (Va.)
  • Forensic pathologists
  • Medical examiners (Law)
  • Scarpetta, Kay (Fictitious character)
  • Serial murders
  • Women physicians
  • Virginia
Target audience
adult
Label
Cruel & unusual : a novel, Patricia D. Cornwell
Link
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from NoveList
  • Spine title: Cruel and unusual
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20644792
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780684195308
Lccn
92032684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm26547862
  • (OCoLC)26547862
Label
Cruel & unusual : a novel, Patricia D. Cornwell
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from NoveList
  • Spine title: Cruel and unusual
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20644792
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780684195308
Lccn
92032684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm26547862
  • (OCoLC)26547862

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