Fuzz [electronic resource] : 87th Precinct Series, Book 22. Ed McBain.
- ISBN: 9780795303227 (electronic bk)
- ISBN: 9780795311802 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Edition: ebook.
- Date Published: 2002.
|Summary, etc.:|| The detectives of the 87th Precinct are confronted with a call - clearly a crank call - that threatens the life of the city's parks commissioner unless a ransom of $5,000 is paid. The deadline soon passes and the parks commissioner is shot in the head as he leaves a rock concert. Soon, another anonymous warning follows and the deputy mayor is blown up in his Cadillac. The next target is the young, charismatic Kennedy-esque mayor who is on the hit list of what can only be called a serial assassin. It is up to the hardworking detectives of the 87th Precinct to find the shrewd murderer before he can strike again.For almost fifty years, fans of crime fiction have followed the boys of the 87th Precinct, a fictional urban police department that grapples with every imaginable kind of crime. The plot of Fuzz was highly topical when originally published in 1968, when respect for the police was at an historical all time low and the title comes from the insulting nickname people...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : RosettaBooks, 2002. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 7016 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1926 KB).
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