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Vita brevis : a crime novel of the Roman Empire / Ruth Downie.

Downie, Ruth, 1955- (author.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Westport WSPT MYS DOWNIE (Text) 32826014040216 Mystery Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon MF DOW (Text) 34330512985277 Adult - Mystery Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main F DOWN (Text) 39231033306115 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Downie (Text) 31208912458900 fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781620409589
  • ISBN: 1620409585
  • Physical Description: 368 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Series information from Fantastic Fiction.
Summary, etc.:
Ruso thinks he has been offered a reputable medical practice only to find that his predecessor Doctor Kleitos has fled, leaving a dead man in a barrel on the doorstep and the warning, "Be careful who you trust." Distracted by the body and his efforts to help a friend win the hand of a rich young heiress, Ruso makes a grave mistake, causing him to question both his competence and his integrity.
Subject: Physicians > Rome > Fiction.
Rome > History > Hadrian, 117-138 > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.

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