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Hardscrabble Road

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When a local Philadelphia radio host known for his incendiary right-wing tirades is arrested for possession of illegal prescription drugs, the incident sets into motion a series of events that leads ultimately to the death of a homeless man. In the complicated mix is the local Benedictine monastery, a Nobel-prize-winning leftist academic, and a homeless advocacy group, among others. Now Gregor Demarkian, a retired F.B.I. agent, is hired by a local legal project to look into the circumstances surrounding the death of their former client—a task that leads Demarkian through a mirror-maze of motives and actors as he struggles to unravel a most complex puzzle before the killer strikes again.

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9781429904964
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When a local Philadelphia radio host known for his incendiary right-wing tirades is arrested for possession of illegal prescription drugs, the incident sets into motion a series of events that leads ultimately to the death of a homeless man. In the complicated mix is the local Benedictine monastery, a Nobel-prize-winning leftist academic, and a homeless advocacy group, among others. Now Gregor Demarkian, a retired F.B.I. agent, is hired by a local legal project to look into the circumstances surrounding the death of their former client—a task that leads Demarkian through a mirror-maze of motives and actors as he struggles to unravel a most complex puzzle before the killer strikes again.

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subject_facetArmenian Americans -- Fiction
Demarkian, Gregor (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Homeless men -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Fiction
Private investigators -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Fiction
Radio talk shows -- Fiction
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Demarkian, Gregor (Fictitious character)
Fiction
Homeless men
Mystery
Private investigators
Radio talk shows