The Delta Star (Mass Market Paperbound)

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L.A. Wambaugh-style. A world of cops on the rocks with a twist of murder.

A cheap hooker named Missy Moonbeam takes a fatal dive from the roof of a sleazy hotel. But what's a Caltech phone number doing in her trick book? And how does that connect to a dead private eye and a useless credit card? And what does all that have to do with a Whisky-class Russian sub and the Nobel Prize?

Join Joseph Wambaugh's ravaged cops of Rampart Station as they follow a trail of corruption from the world of pimps and crazies to the think-tank labs of the country's top chemistry wizards--where genius and greed mix to create an award-winning case of murder.

"A page-turner . . . This is a must-read for Wambaugh fans."--USA Today

About the Author

A former LAPD detective and perennial bestselling author, Joseph Wambaugh is the cops' poet laureate, and these are the stories he was born to tell. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780553273861
ISBN-10: 0553273868
Publisher: Bantam
Publication Date: December 1983
Pages: 336
Language: English