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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Los Angeles

Subjects:

  • Police -- California -- Los Angeles -- Fiction,
  • Undercover operations -- Fiction,
  • Police corruption -- Fiction,
  • Scully, Shane (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementStephen J. Cannell.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3553.A4995 V65 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination388 p. ;
Number of Pages388
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3952585M
ISBN 100312269609
LC Control Number2001048654

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