Moscow, 1936 and Stalin's Great Terror is beginning. In a deconsecrated church, a young woman is found dead, her mutilated body displayed on the altar for all to see. Captain Alexei Dmitriyevich Korolev is asked to investigate
Detective and mystery stories.
PublishedLondon: Pan, 2011
Available at Oakwood.
One available in Crime
Statement of responsibility: William Ryan
ISBN: 0330508407, 9780330508407
Originally published: London: Mantle, 2010.
Includes bibliographical references.
343 p. ; 20 cm.
Political corruption Soviet Union Fiction.; Soviet Union History 1925-1953 Fiction.; Police Russia Moscow Fiction.