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The Resource Hit on the house, by Jon A. Jackson

Hit on the house, by Jon A. Jackson

Label
Hit on the house
Title
Hit on the house
Statement of responsibility
by Jon A. Jackson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Scene: Detroit. Time: The present. Action: Somebody is methodically knocking off all the top mobsters in the city. Sergeant "Fang" Mulheisen has another tough case on his hands. First Big Sid, a local mobster, gets whacked at close range right outside the gate of his suburban mansion. Clearly, this was the work of a professional. A neat job, leaving no leads. Next Frosty Tubman, a mob heavy, and four of his henchmen are mowed down in a parking garage. This messy
  • execution leaves plenty of clues ... all leading nowhere. Finally, drug lord Billy Conover and all of his bodyguards are terminated while exiting his favorite restaurant. This gruesome hit is done with an "alley sweeper," a sawed-off 12-gauge automatic shotgun. Who is responsible for the slaughter? The word is out that there is serious mob money missing, and the cops think the killings are related. Mulheisen suspects otherwise when he finds himself drawn into the
  • domestic quandary of an old high school friend, Bonny Lande. Her husband is an obnoxious, unstable, and highly suspect "businessman" who has gotten involved with the mob in a dangerous way. If Mulheisen doesn't solve this case in a hurry there will be more bloodshed. And while Mulheisen is working against the clock in the name of the law, his nemesis, Joe Service, the highly skilled "freelancer" of the criminal world, is doing some investigating of his own
Cataloging source
DLC
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Jackson, Jon A
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Detroit (Mich.)
Label
Hit on the house, by Jon A. Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Mystery collection
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
ocm26128973
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9780871134950
Lccn
92022723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26128973
  • (Sirsi) a361665
Label
Hit on the house, by Jon A. Jackson
Publication
Note
Mystery collection
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
ocm26128973
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9780871134950
Lccn
92022723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26128973
  • (Sirsi) a361665

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