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In Siberia, a surprising thaw uncovers homicide sufferers that have been frozen for fifty years, in addition to a number of annoying questions. for the reason that every one is wearing the uniform of a WW II Allied officer, Russian specialists choose to invite brokers from England and the USA to hitch in a collaborative attempt to find the reality at the back of the murders. Charlie Muffin, the Brit In Siberia, a unexpected thaw uncovers homicide sufferers that have been frozen for fifty years, in addition to a number of anxious questions. due to the fact each one is wearing the uniform of a WW II Allied officer, Russian specialists choose to invite brokers from England and the us to affix in a collaborative attempt to find the reality at the back of the murders. Charlie Muffin, the British operative, is having adequate difficulties with no touring to the hell-on-earth that's Siberia, yet as soon as there he starts off to suspect that this would be simply his type of case. His telephones are tapped, his personal executive appears to be like opposed to him, and his fellow brokers are as uncooperative because the corpses they're investigating. while Charlie ultimately identifies the our bodies, he reveals he's unearthed a mystery that each one 3 governments will kill to place again within the flooring -- whether he has to head there with it.Dead males residing is the much-anticipated subsequent mystery in Brian Freemantle's acclaimed Charlie Muffin sequence, and as his lovers and critics will agree, it's his top but.
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O Gott. « �Gabrielle ist okay, ich habe einen Schlag auf den Kopf abbekommen. « Hoffmann schaute Gabrielle an, die daraufhin nickte. « Zwei Minuten später fuhr der Krankenwagen die Zufahrtsstraße zum großen Universitätsspital hinauf. Durch die getönten Scheiben konnte Hoffmann einen kurzen Blick auf das riesige Gebäude werfen – zehn hell erleuchtete Stockwerke, die in der Dunkelheit wie ein großer internationaler Flughafen strahlten. Dann verschwanden die Lichter, als hätte irgendjemand einen Vorhang heruntergezogen.
Die Lampe von unten warf ein schwaches Licht auf den Treppenabsatz. Er blieb auf der Türschwelle stehen und lauschte. Die Geräusche – wenn es sie denn gegeben hatte, was er allmählich bezweifelte – waren verklungen. Nach etwa einer Minute ging er zur Treppe und dann sehr langsam hinunter. Vielleicht lag es daran, dass er vor dem Zubettgehen Darwin gelesen hatte. Jedenfalls registrierte er jetzt, während er die Treppe hinunterging, mit wissenschaftlicher Nüchternheit seine eigenen körperlichen Symptome.
Er dachte kurz nach. « Leclerc hob den Blick. »Da gab’s mal einen Maurice Genoud bei der Genfer Polizei. Wenn ich mich recht erinnere, ist der in die private Sicherheitsbranche gewechselt. Tja …« Ein nachdenklicher Ausdruck machte sich auf Leclercs zerfurchtem Gesicht breit. Er widmete sich wieder seinen Notizen. »Sie müssen natürlich sofort alle Kombinationen ändern lassen. « Als im Hausflur die Klingel ertönte, zuckte Hoffmann zusammen. �Das ist wahrscheinlich der Krankenwagen«, sagte Gabrielle.