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Face of the Enemy: A New York in Wartime Mystery
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Poisoned Pen Pr
Publication date September 4, 2012
Pages 380
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781464200328
ISBN-10 1464200327
Dimensions 1 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Original list price $14.95
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: December 1941: America reels from the brutal attack on Pearl Harbor. Both patriotism and paranoia grip New York as the city frantically mobilizes for war. Nurse Louise Hunter is outraged when the FBI, in a midnight sweep of prominent Japanese residents,storms in to arrest her patient's wife. The desperately ill Professor Oakley is married to Masako Fumi. The nurse vows to help the professor free Masako. But when the murdered body of Masako's art dealer is discovered in the gallery where he'd been closing down her controversial show, Masako's troubles multiply. Homicide detective Michael McKenna doubts her guilt, but an ambitious G-man schemes to lever the homicide and ensuing espionage accusations into a political cause celebre. Struggling to focus on one man's murder while America plunges into a worldwide war, Louise and McKenna defy both racism and ham-fisted government agents in order to expose the real killer.

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Hardcover
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1 edition from Poisoned Pen Pr (September 4, 2012)
9781464200311 | details & prices | 380 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $24.95
About: December, 1941: With New Yorkers painfully aware of their vulnerability after the Pearl Harbor attack, the FBI prowls the city snatching up Japanese residents.
Paperback
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from Poisoned Pen Pr (September 4, 2012)
9781464200328 | details & prices | 380 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $14.95
About: December 1941: America reels from the brutal attack on Pearl Harbor.

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