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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Bruce Cook  

Pen Name: Bruce Alexander

Genre: Fiction Mystery

Born: 1932


-- Bruce Cook on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bruce+cook


Illinois Connection

He graduated from Loyala University in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Bruce Cook was a former journalist and editor, he published his first genuine crime novel in 1988.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Death of a colonial /
ISBN: 0399145648. OCLC Number: 41049502

Putnam,. .

In 18th century London, Sir John Fielding, the blind magistrate, faces pressure to disallow a claim on an estate by the brother of a hanged man. The king wants it and can only have it if there are no heirs.