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Prescription For Death
     

Prescription For Death

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by Barry Friedman
 

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Prescription For Death

A gang of criminals devise a scheme to defraud insurance companies by faking heart attacks. Their plot includes a method of altering cardiograms, a relatively new diagnostic tool in 1931, the setting of this story.

Stuart Downing, a young physician, suspects the scheme, but digging out the evidence proves a deadly pursuit.

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Prescription For Death

A gang of criminals devise a scheme to defraud insurance companies by faking heart attacks. Their plot includes a method of altering cardiograms, a relatively new diagnostic tool in 1931, the setting of this story.

Stuart Downing, a young physician, suspects the scheme, but digging out the evidence proves a deadly pursuit. Downing is up against a devious lawyer, unscrupulous doctors, crooked insurance agents and killers.

Downing must match his ingenuity against theirs with an unimaginable threat lurking at his every move.

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Praise for the novels of Barry Friedman

Dead End

“…supplies his readers with plenty of tension right to the end.”

Inscriptions Magazine

“…Lively police procedural.”

San Diego Union-Tribune

“…Fantastic story.”

Huntress Book Reviews

Assignment: Bosnia

“Exceptionally well-written thriller.”

—Shirley Allen, author of Roxanna Britton

“This thriller kept me glued to the pages.”

—Oceanside reviewer

“Very suspenseful.”

AllReaders.com

The Shroud

Awarded runner-up Best Novel, suspense/thriller category, 2001 San Diego Book Awards.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595276264
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/08/2003
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.48(d)

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Prescription For Death 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Reading this is a Slow Death. Draggy - slow. Not much plot.