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Bruce Cook

Born: 1932
Pen Name: Bruce Alexander

Connection to Illinois: He graduated from Loyala University in Chicago.

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


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction; Mystery

Bruce Cook on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Death of a colonial /
ISBN: 0399145648 OCLC: 41049502

Putnam, New York : ©1999.

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.