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The Resource Face of the enemy : a New York in wartime mystery, Joanne Dobson and Beverle Graves Myers

Face of the enemy : a New York in wartime mystery, Joanne Dobson and Beverle Graves Myers

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Face of the enemy : a New York in wartime mystery
Title
Face of the enemy
Title remainder
a New York in wartime mystery
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Joanne Dobson and Beverle Graves Myers
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
December, 1941: With New Yorkers painfully aware of their vulnerability after the Pearl Harbor attack, the FBI prowls the city snatching up Japanese residents. Tension increases for a sensitive Japanese artist when she{u2019}s accused of murder as well as espionage. Is Masako Fumi guilty? Or a victim of racial paranoia? Nurse Louise Hunter is outraged and vows to help her friend. When the murdered body of Masako{u2019}s art dealer is discovered in the gallery where he{u2019}d been closing down her controversial show, Masako{u2019}s troubles multiply. Homicide detective Michael McKenna doubts her guilt, but an ambitious G-man schemes to lever the homicide and ensuing espionage accusations into a political cause ce?<U+00fc>le?ßbre. Struggling to focus on one man{u2019}s murder while America plunges into a worldwide war, Louise and McKenna defy both racism and ham-fisted government agents in order to expose the real killer
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HBP
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1942-
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Dobson, Joanne
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
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PS
Literary form
non fiction
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Myers, Beverle Graves
Series statement
New York in wartime mystery
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  • Nurses
  • Japanese Americans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Murder
  • Historical fiction
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Face of the enemy : a New York in wartime mystery, Joanne Dobson and Beverle Graves Myers
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Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
380 p.
Isbn
9781464200311
Lccn
2012936473
System control number
  • sky249843405
  • (OCoLC)809201813
  • 835693
Label
Face of the enemy : a New York in wartime mystery, Joanne Dobson and Beverle Graves Myers
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
380 p.
Isbn
9781464200311
Lccn
2012936473
System control number
  • sky249843405
  • (OCoLC)809201813
  • 835693

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