Chernobyl murders : Lazlo Horvath Thriller Series, Book 1. / Michael Beres.
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- ISBN: 9781605429762 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2008.
In a western Ukraine wine cellar in 1985, Chernobyl engineer Mihaly Horvath discloses the unnecessary risks associated with the power plant to his brother, Kiev Militia detective Lazlo. Spawned by a desire to protect his family, Lazlo investigatesirritating his superiors, drawing the attention of a CIA operative, raising the hackles of an old KGB major, and ultimately discovering his brother's secret affair with a Chernobyl technician, Juli Popovics. After the explosion, the Ukraine is not only blanketed with deadly radiation, but also becomes a killing ground involving pre-perestroika factions in disarray, a Soviet government on its last legs, and madmen hungry for power. With a poisoned environment at their backs and a killer snapping at their heels, Lazlo and Juli flee for their livesand their lovein this engrossing political thriller.
Electronic reproduction. New York : Medallion Press, 2008. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 16638 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2790 KB).
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