Item description for El jardin de las fieras (Garden of Beasts) by Jeffery Deaver & Edith Zilli...
Paul Schumann is a mobster hit man known as much for his brilliant tactics as for taking only righteous tasks. But when he gets caught, he s given an alternative to the electric chair: to go to Berlin undercover as a journalist writing about the upcoming 1936 Berlin Olympics, in order to assassinate Col. Reinhard Ernst, the chief architect of Hitler's militarization. Garden of Beasts is packed with fascinating period detail and features a cast of perfectly realized locals, Olympic athletes and senior Nazi officials. Description in Spanish: Nueva York, 1936. Paul Schumann, un asesino a sueldo de la mafia, famoso por su sangre fra y su profesionalidad, es obligado por los servicios secretos estadounidenses a escoger entre dos opciones: pudrirse en la crcel o llevar a cabo el encargo casi imposible de asesinar al lugarteniente de Hitler... En el Berln de las olimpiadas, Schumann tiene que vrselas con el ms implacable detective de la polica alemana... En la vorgine de su enfrentamiento, ambos comprenden que la mayor amenaza que se cierne sobre ellos y sus pases es el imparable ascenso de los nazis...
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.5" Width: 5" Height: 7.5" Weight: 0.88 lbs.
Release Date Apr 30, 2007
Publisher Punto de Lectura
ISBN 8466369481 ISBN13 9788466369480
Availability 0 units.
More About Jeffery Deaver & Edith Zilli
Jeffery Deaver is the #1 international bestselling author of more than thirty novels, three collections of short stories, and a nonfiction law book. His books are sold in 150 countries and translated into 25 languages. His first novel featuring Lincoln Rhyme, The Bone Collector, was made into a major motion picture starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. He's received or been shortlisted for a number of awards around the world. A former journalist, folksinger, and attorney, he was born outside of Chicago and has a bachelor of journalism degree from the University of Missouri and a law degree from Fordham University. You can visit his website at www.JefferyDeaver.com.
Jeffery Deaver currently resides in Clifton, in the state of Virginia.