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Author Rock, Judith.

Title The rhetoric of death / Judith Rock.

Imprint New York : Berkley Books, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    M ROCK,JUD    Available
Edition Berkley trade paperback ed.
Description 376 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Includes discussion questions.
Summary Paris, 1686. Charles du Luc, former soldier and half-fledged Jesuit, is assigned to assist in teaching rhetoric and directing dance at the prestigious Collège of Louis le Grand. On his first day, the school's star dancer disappears from rehearsal, and the next day another student is run down in the street. When the dancer's body is found under the worst possible circumstances, Charles is determined to find the killer in spite of being ordered to leave the investigation.
Subject Collège Louis-le-Grand (Paris, France) -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
France -- History -- 17th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.
ISBN 9780425236642 (pbk.) : $15.00
0425236641 (pbk.)

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