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A taste for violence

Brett Halliday

A taste for violence

by Brett Halliday

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shayne, Michael (Fictitious character) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Brett Halliday [pseud.]
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesA Red badge mystery
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.D816 Tas, PS3507.R615 Tas
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6048247M
    LC Control Number49007838
    OCLC/WorldCa1682351

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A Taste For Violence is one of my favorite Mike Shayne mysteries. But, be forewarned, it is completely unlike most of the other Shayne mysteries. This one takes Miami's finest detective and plants him in a small mining town run by a corrupt mining association, strikebreaking thugs, and the meanest bunch of folks you ever met.

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Taste For Violence [halliday, brett] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Taste For Violence5/5(1). Get this from a library. A Taste for Violence. [Brett Halliday] -- In a mining town, Mike Shayne finds that buried secrets can be deadly The miners are striking in Centerville, Kentucky, and the town is about to explode.

Three men have been killed in the past week. A taste for violence (A Red badge mystery) by Halliday, Brett. Dodd, Mead, Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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