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The iron sickle

Martin LimГіn

The iron sickle

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army Criminal Investigation Command,
  • Murder,
  • Fiction,
  • United States,
  • Investigation,
  • Americans,
  • Ernie Bascom (Fictitious character)

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    The head of the 8th United States Army Claims Office in Seoul, South Korea, is brutally murdered by a Korean man in a trench coat with a small iron sickle hidden in his sleeve. The attack is a complete surprise, carefully planned and clinically executed. How did this unidentified Korean civilian get onto the tightly controlled US Army base? And why attack the claims officer--is there an unsettled grudge, a claim of damages that was rejected by the US Army? Against orders, CID agents George Sueño and Ernie Bascom start to investigate.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMartin Limon
    SeriesA Sueño and Bascom investigation
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3562.I465 I86 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination308 pages
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27165796M
    ISBN 101616953918
    ISBN 109781616953911
    LC Control Number2014003813
    OCLC/WorldCa864700593


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The Iron Sickle makes a good accompaniment with Limon's recently published short story anthology, Nightmare Range/5(25). Martin Limón, the author of the Iron Sickle, served 20 years in the army, 10 of which in Korea.

His knowledge of the land, customs, food and the interactions between US soldiers and members of the local Korean police, civilians, as well as the Korean military is evident. This is my first read of the series, and I was somewhat disappointed/5.

“The Iron Sickle is a great introduction to the Sueño-Bascom series while building on what came before. Limón looks at history and culture, and at the sins of each, with two heroes who understand the true meaning of justice. You’ll be going back for the other books after you’ve read this one.” —Scott Montgomery, BookPeople BookstoreBrand: Soho Press, Incorporated.

The Iron Sickle (A Sergeants Sueño and Bascom Novel Book 9) - Kindle edition by Limón, Martin. Mystery, Thriller & Suspense Kindle eBooks @ (25). “The Iron Sickle is a great introduction to the Sueño-Bascom series while building on what came before. Limón looks at The iron sickle book and culture, and at the sins of each, with two heroes who understand the true meaning of justice.

You’ll be going back for the other books after you’ve read this one.” —Scott Montgomery, BookPeople Bookstore. Book Summary Early one rainy morning, the head of the 8th United States Army Claims Office in Seoul, South Korea, is brutally murdered by a Korean man in a trench coat with a small iron sickle.

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by Martin Limón. A Sueño and Bascom Investigation (Book 9) Thanks for Sharing. You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed : Soho Press.

--Maureen Corrigan,Praise for The Iron Sickle A Publishers Weekly Best Book of "As always, the author vividly contrasts adventures in the seamy side of Seoul's nightlife with a sensitive appreciation for Korea's ancient culture." --The Seattle Times "Limón has a profound ability to depict everyday South Korean civilian life in a.

The man with the iron sickle entered Yongsan Compound on a Monday morning in the middle of October at approximately zero seven forty-five. This is the hour when the bulk of the Korean workforce rushes through the pedestrian entrance at Gate Number Five toward the hundreds of jobs they fill in the headquarters of the 8th United States Army in Seoul, Republic of Korea.

The head of the 8th United States Army Claims Office in Seoul, South Korea, is brutally murdered by a Korean man in a trench coat with a small iron sickle hidden in his sleeve. The attack is a complete surprise, carefully planned and clinically executed.

How did this unidentified Korean civilian get onto the tightly controlled US Army base. And Price Range: $ - $ Early one rainy morning, the head of the 8th United States Army Claims Office in Seoul, South Korea, is brutally murdered by a Korean man in a trench coat carrying a small iron sickle hidden in his sleeve.

The attack was a complete surprise, carefully planned and clinically executed. Martin Limonretired from military service after twenty years in the US Army, including ten years in Korea. He is the author of numerous books in the Sueno and Bascom series, including theNew York TimesNotableJade Lady Burning, Slicky Boys, The Iron Sickle, Nightmare Range, andThe Ville Rat.

The best books work on many levels, and The Iron Sickle is no exception. It combines a superior procedural investigation with a look at a culture and a history that we might not otherwise receive our attention. What’s more, it feels totally authentic. Undoubtedly the author’s own experience serving for 10 years in Korea have helped him.

The Iron Sickle. por Martin Limón. A Sueño and Bascom Investigation (Book 9) ¡Gracias por compartir. Has enviado la siguiente calificación y reseña.

Lo publicaremos en nuestro sitio Brand: Soho Press. THE IRON SICKLE is a brutal and challenging novel that opens with the apparently senseless murder of a U.S. Army Claims Officer stationed in Korea. The killer was allegedly a Korean citizen, and the murder weapon was a large iron sickle.

As both the local and military police squads jump into action, the first question is why this murder occurred. Synopsis When a U.S. Army Claims officer is murdered in grizzly fashion the roustabout duo of George Sueño and Ernie Bascom have to go against orders to track a calculating killer and author Martin Limón proves once again why he is hailed by his peers as one of the greatest military writers of all one rainy morning, the head of the 8th United States Army Claims Office in Seoul Author: Martin Limon.

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The term “iron-deficiency state” as used here de-notes iron deficiency with normal red cell indices. Overt iron deficiency denotes iron-deficient. “The Iron Sickle” is the tenth novel in the superior George Sueño and Ernie Bascom series, written by Washington state author Martin Limón.

Limón spent many years in South Korea with the military. He became familiar with the culture, learned to speak Korean, and came back to the United States a changed man. Posts about the iron sickle written by mysterypeoplescott. Today is the release of our Pick Of The Month, The Iron Sickle by Martin Limón.

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