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The murder room [electronic resource] : The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases. Michael Capuzzo.

Capuzzo, Michael. (Author). Grupper, Adam. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780743593700 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (12 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2010.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Adam Grupper.
Summary, etc.: Thrilling, true tales from the Vidocq Society, a team of the world's finest forensic investigators whose monthly gourmet lunches lead to justice in ice-cold murders. Good friends and sometime rivals William Fleisher, Frank Bender, and Richard Walter—a renowned FBI agent turned private eye, a sculptor lothario who speaks to the dead, and an eccentric profiler known as "the living Sherlock Holmes"—were heartsick over the growing tide of unsolved murders of innocents. They decided one day over lunch that something had to be done, and pledged themselves to a grand quest for justice. The three men invited the greatest collection of forensic investigators ever assembled, drawn from five continents, to the Downtown Club in Philadelphia to begin an audacious quest: to bring the coldest killers in the world to an accounting. Named for the first modern detective, the Parisian Eugène François Vidocq—the flamboyant Napoleonic real-life sleuth...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 422618 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
True Crime.
Genre: Electronic books.

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