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Random House, Inc.
Arkady Renko has made too many enemies and now he toils in obscurity on a Russian factory ship in the middle of the Bering Sea. But when a female crew member is picked up dead with the day's catch, Arkady becomes obsessed with the case and once again discovers more than he wants to know and certainly more than he bargained for....

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Baker & Taylor
In the sequel to "Gorky Park," former Moscow Police Inspector Arkady Renko escapes from a psychiatric "hospital" to Siberia, where he becomes embroiled in an investigation into the death of a female crew member of a fish-processing ship

Publisher: New York : Random House, c1989. New York : Random House, c1989. New York : Random House, c1989. New York : Random House, c1989
Edition: 1st trade ed
ISBN: 9780394578194
Characteristics: 386 p ; cm
Additional Contributors: Good


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Jan 12, 2017

This is my favorite Renko book. The location on a ship at sea keeps the plot from getting overly complex, which is an issue with other Renko stories. And then there's "Slime eel!!!"

May 21, 2010

Great characterization and atmosphere; silly plot.

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