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The Namesake: A Commissario Alec Blume Novel

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When magistrate Matteo Arconti's namesake, an insurance man from Milan, is found dead outside the court buildings in Piazzo Clodio, it's a clear warning to the authorities in Romea message of defiance and intimidation from a powerful crime syndicate.

Commissario Alec Blume, interpreting the reference to his other ongoing casea frustrating one in which he's so far been unable to pin murder on a mafia boss operating at an untouchable distance in Germany knows he's too close to it. Handing control of the investigation to his partner, Caterina, Blume takes a backseat. And while Caterina embarks on questioning the Milanese widow, Blume has had an underhand idea of his own to lure the arrogant mafioso out of his hiding place ...

Synopsis:

"Fitzgerald's feat of blending Italy's storied past with a contemporary thriller is done extraordinary well." -Library Journal

About the Author

Conor Fitzgerald has lived in Ireland, the UK, the United States, and Italy. He has produced a current affairs journal for foreign embassies based in Rome, and founded a successful translation company. He is married with two children and lives in Rome. The Namesake is the third in his series of Italian crime novels.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781620400128
Subtitle:
A Commissario Alec Blume Novel
Author:
Fitzgerald, Conor
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20130709
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
8.25197 x 5.25197 in 1 lb

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