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Return to the same city

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Publisher:
Mysterious Press,
Pub. Date:
1996.
Language:
English
Description
The last Hector Belascoaran Shayne mystery from Paco Ignacio Taibo II ended with the one-eyed detective lying in the oily rain of Mexico City, his body perforated with bullets. Now the author of this hugely popular, highly political, endlessly inventive series of novels proves that no miracle is beyond his reach. Hector Belascoaran Shayne rises from the dead. He's a gun-carrying argonaut of Mexico City, city of strikes and pollution, cemetery of dreams. He doesn't want to be alive, but he is, and when a woman tells him a sob story about her sister's death at the hands of a handsome rumba dancer in white patent leather shoes named Luke Estrella, Hector agrees to do something about him. In a Mexico City hotel the detective meets a battered, alcoholic gringo who's after the same man. On Acapulco Bay, nearly blinded by bikinied beauties, the detective shadows Estrella, who once owned porn shops in Cuba, cut off the hands of Che Guevara, and is now meeting with CIA operatives and a trafficker of stolen archeological treasures. Before Hector can decide whether he is pursuing Estrella or Estrella is pursuing him, he finds himself on a flight to Tijuana, for a confrontation with a killer."
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9780892965908
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-08 04:17:55AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-11 04:42:53AM

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subject_facet Belascoarán Shayne, Héctor (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Mexico City (Mexico) -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Private investigators -- Mexico -- Mexico City -- Fiction
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