By Robin Adair
1828: Sydney is a urban equipped at the backs of exiled convicts. yet in a colony of criminals, how do you chop down the checklist of suspects while a assassin is at the rampage?
Nicodemus Dunne used to be a London policeman. After being deported on trumped up fees of attack, he now makes his dwelling in New South Wales as a operating patterer, spreading the inside track of the day by way of notice of mouth. faced with a sequence of grotesque and horribly artistic murders, the governor seeks out Dunne for his investigative talents and his skill to infiltrate all degrees of society.
With each one mutilated physique, the assassin has left clues for Dunne to decipher. Can he placed the items of the puzzle jointly and capture his elusive quarry with no turning into prey himself?
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