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Philosophical Investigation

Kerr, Philip

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21st-century London is a world of elaborate technology, uncontained violence and sickening squalor, where serial killing has reached epidemic proportions. Chief Inspector Jakowicz needs all her powers of reason and intuition to stop a killer whose selection of victims threatens government security.

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"Kerr deftly weaves nitty-gritty police work with chilling glimpses into a psycho's mind."
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"Makes the brain cells as well as the hairs on the back of the neck tingle."
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"Kerr's is the sort of crime writing in which ideas dazzle and move the reader."
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When the English government mandates genetic testing for predisposition to violence in the early 21st century, it also creates an elaborate computer network to store the results. But when a computer expert with just such a violent predisposition breaks into the carefully-guarded data, he decides to protect the rest of society by killing off others on the list.

Enter Inspector "Jake" Jakowicz, a tough, smart cop who must use all her powers of intuition to track the sociopath who wants to draw her into a chilling dialogue about the nature of life itself.

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Kerr, Philip Author
Published by Random House Uk (1996)
ISBN 10: 0099736411 ISBN 13: 9780099736417
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(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Random House Uk, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0099736411

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