Nightmare range [electronic resource] : The Collected Sueno and Bascom Short Stories.
- ISBN: 9781616953331 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
- Date Published: 2013.
|Summary, etc.:|| Twenty years ago, Martin Limón published his first mystery story featuring Sergeant George Sueño, a young Mexican American army detective stationed on the US 8th Army base in South Korea in the early 1970s, the heart of the Cold War. George and his investigating partner, the rowdy and short-fused Sergeant Ernie Bascom, are assigned cases in which the 8th Army has come into conflict with local Korean law enforcement--often incidents in which American soldiers, who are not known for being on their best behavior in their Asian host country, have committed a crime. George Sueño's job is partially to solve crimes, but mostly to cover top brass's backside and make sure the US Army doesn't look bad. Thoughtful, observant George, who is conversant in Korean, constantly faces difficult choices about whether to follow his orders or his conscience.Nine critically acclaimed novels later, Soho Crime is releasing a collection of Martin...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Soho Crime, 2013. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2172 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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