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Jan 30, 2001
| ISBN 9780449007037
Jul 27, 2011
| ISBN 9780307802101
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Jan 30, 2001 | ISBN 9780449007037
Jul 27, 2011 | ISBN 9780307802101
Student riots have ravaged the distinguished New York City university where Kate Fansler teaches. In the ensuing disarray, the survival of the university’s plebeian stepchild, University College, seems doubtful. President Jeremiah Cudlipp is snobbishly determined to ax it; and as sycophantic professors fall in line behind him, the rally of Kate and few rebellious colleagues seems doomed. It is a fight to the death, and only a miracle–or perhaps a murder–can save their beloved institution. . . .
Amanda Cross is the pseudonymous author of the bestselling Kate Fansler mysteries. As Carolyn G. Heilbrun, she is the Avalon Foundation Professor in the Humanities Emerita at Columbia University. She has served as president of the Modern Language Association as well as… More about Amanda Cross
"[A] dazzling display of elegance of language."–The New York Times Book Review
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