Double tap : Paul Madriani Series, Book 8. / Steve Martini.
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- ISBN: 9781101550229 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2005.
Now Madriani is faced with daunting ballistics evidence: a so-called double tap"-two bullet wounds tightly grouped in the victim's head, shots that could have been made only by a crack marksman. Paul's client, Emiliano Ruiz, is an enigma—a career soldier who refuses to discuss his past though it is clear that he is a battle-tested pro. Ruiz is accused of killing a beautiful businesswoman and guru of a high-tech software empire catering to the military. A key to the case: the murder weapon is one used solely in special operations, where the "double tap" has become the signature of the most skilled assassins.Ruiz is sitting on secrets-there's a seven-year gap on his military résumé, for which Madriani can find no details. And, more troubling, he discovers that the victim and her company were involved in a controversial government computer program designed to combat terrorists. Madriani finds himself in a deadly legal quagmire—with a client who is...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Jove, 2005. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 474 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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