The woman who married a bear

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State politics, family feuds, and Native American mythology all figure in the murder of Louis Victor, prominent Alaskan businessman and big-game hunter. But only a hard-drinking private eye named Cecil Younger can solve the crime and lay old ghosts to rest in this atmospheric and engrossing novel set in the Alaskan frontier.
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Grouped Work ID 68c8adf5-33c3-0674-63fe-a6160b7ca410
Grouping Title woman who married a bear
Grouping Author straley john
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-07 01:07:53AM
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author Straley, John, 1953-
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display_description "Cecil Younger, local Alaskan investigator, is neither good at his job nor at staying sober. When an old Tlingit woman hires him to discover why her son, a big game guide, was murdered, he takes the case without much conviction that he'll discover anything the police missed. He really just needs the extra cash. But after someone tries to kill him, Younger finds himself traveling across Alaska to ferret out the truth in the midst of conspiracies, politics, and Tlingit mythology. High drama meets local color as Cecil Younger works to uncover the motive and identity of the killer." --
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publishDate 1992, 2018
record_details ils:.b14414521|Book|Books||English|Soho Press,|[1992]|225 pages ; 22 cm., ils:.b57856230|Book|Books||English|Soho Crime/Soho Press,|2018.|232, 42 pages ; 19 cm.
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series Cecil Younger mysteries
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subject_facet Alaska -- Fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Fiction, Indians of North America -- Alaska -- Fiction, Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction, Tlingit Indians -- Fiction, Younger, Cecil (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_display The woman who married a bear
title_full The woman who married a bear / John Straley
title_short The woman who married a bear
topic_facet Indians of North America, Investigation, Murder, Tlingit Indians, Younger, Cecil (Fictitious character)