The Resource The raven's eye, Barry Maitland

The raven's eye, Barry Maitland

Label
The raven's eye
Title
The raven's eye
Statement of responsibility
Barry Maitland
Title variation
Ravens Eye
Title variation remainder
a Brock and Kolla mystery
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Subject
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Language
eng
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Summary
"DCI David Brock and DI Kathy Kolla, of Scotland Yard, find themselves pulled into a case of murder, a mysterious death among the houseboats that line the canals around greater London DI Kathy Kolla of Scotland Yard is called in as a matter of course by the local Paddington police when a woman turns up dead in what appears to be an accident. On her houseboat, Vicky Hawks is found by one of her neighbors having apparently succumbed to carbon monoxide poisoning due to improper ventilation of the narrowboat's heating system. But while the cause of death seems apparent and there's no reason for Kolla to think otherwise, something about this death still bothers her. Meanwhile, her boss, DCI Brock, is wrestling with harsh budget cuts and a new Commander whois determined to make fundamental changes to the system--including limiting resources devoted to investigations. Struggling against the limitations imposed by the new order at Scotland Yard, Brock and Kolla find themselves pulling at the loose strings inthe death of Vicky Hawks, trying to find out who she really was, what she was up to, and how her death might be related to another earlier tragic accidental death"--
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Award
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10226433
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DLC
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Maitland, Barry
Dewey number
A823.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Kathy Kolla and David Brock mysteries
Series volume
0012
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  • Brock, David (Fictitious character)
  • Kolla, Kathy (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Policewomen
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
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a Brock and Kolla mystery
Label
The raven's eye, Barry Maitland
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
377 p.
Isbn
9781743313503
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781743313503
Label
The raven's eye, Barry Maitland
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
377 p.
Isbn
9781743313503
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781743313503

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