Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1999.
A Fine first edition/first printing in alike dustjacket, showing only slight bumping of spine. SIGNED by author Martin Cruz Smith directly on the title page.
Russian Detective Arakady Renko (the hero of Smith's Gorky Park, Polar Star and Red Square) is sent to Cuba to identify the drowned body of an old friend. In his search for the killer, Renko discovers the loneliness, danger and contradictions of Havana. He is aided by (and has an affair with) a beautiful Cuban policewoman and meets an American fugitive and a group of ruthless mercenaries. Renko uncovers a trail of deceit that helps him rediscover his own life; Ne.