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The Resource Post-mortem, Patricia Cornwell

Post-mortem, Patricia Cornwell

Label
Post-mortem
Title
Post-mortem
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Cornwell
Title variation
Postmortem
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This award-winning novel based on Richmond's real-life "South Side Strangler" case introduced Virginia's chief medical examiner, Kay Scarpetta, and launched Cornwell's career
Member of
Summary
Medical examiner Kay Scarpetta is introduced in this story of a psychopath who is brutally murdering women. Scarpetta must find out why--before she becomes the next victim
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Macavity Award for Best First Mystery Novel, 1991.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best First Mystery Novel, 1991.
  • John Creasey Memorial Award (Best First Crime Novel), 1990.
  • Anthony Award for Best First Novel, 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
021750
Cataloging source
NOG
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
A Scarpetta novel
Series volume
[1]
Target audience
adult
Label
Post-mortem, Patricia Cornwell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numerationn taken from Fantastic Fiction
  • Originally published: New York : Scribner, c1990
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19056226
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Pocket Start Books pbk.ed.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781439148129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)495704387
Label
Post-mortem, Patricia Cornwell
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numerationn taken from Fantastic Fiction
  • Originally published: New York : Scribner, c1990
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19056226
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Pocket Start Books pbk.ed.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781439148129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)495704387

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