An Absence of Light

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Random House Publishing Group, Oct 7, 2009 - Fiction - 572 pages
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From a best-selling author who's been compared to Le Carre and Graham Greene, a taut, literate thriller of a dubious death in Houston that leads to a former Mossad legend turned arms merchant -- and master criminal.


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AN ABSENCE OF LIGHT

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The title of Lindsey's (Body of Truth, 1992) ambitious seventh novel refers to moral darkness in the Houston Police Department and in an international drug and arms operation that appears to have ... Read full review

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When a member of Houston's Police Intelligence Division turns up an apparent suicide, a chilling chain of events is triggered, unveiling the compromise of highly sensitive data, a sophisticated drug ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
11
Section 3
21
Section 4
29
Section 5
57
Section 6
71
Section 7
111
Section 8
133
Section 15
288
Section 16
305
Section 17
343
Section 18
346
Section 19
355
Section 20
382
Section 21
415
Section 22
421

Section 9
146
Section 10
163
Section 11
169
Section 12
180
Section 13
181
Section 14
265
Section 23
476
Section 24
525
Section 25
540
Section 26
549
Section 27
555
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About the author (2009)

David Lindsey is the author of many highly acclaimed novels, including In the Lake of the Moon, Mercy, Body of Truth, An Absence of Light, and Requiem for a Glass Heart. He lives in Austin, Texas.

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