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By Richard Herman

Because the first girl president of the united states, Madeline Turner faces a slew of demanding situations and treacheries from her first actual day in workplace. She has priceless little time to grasp the subtleties of governmental gamesmanship prior to a trouble within the a ways East breaks out whilst China takes step one in bare aggression opposed to Japan. thankfully, Maddy Turner has a staunch best friend inside of her internal circle, common Robert Bender.

As the chinese language and eastern fleets conflict within the largest naval engagement considering global struggle II, Bender needs to supply his president, a lady he doesn't rather like, a crash direction within the use of bare-knuckle army strength that features a nuclear choice - whether it expenditures him his profession, or most likely his lifestyles

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Er ging sogar davon aus, dass sich niemand vorstellen konnte, wer diesem armen Mädchen etwas zuleide tun wollte – abgesehen von ihrem Mörder natürlich. Ein Schauer lief ihm über den Rücken, als das Team von der Gerichtsmedizin Marie in einen glänzenden schwarzen Plastiksack steckte. Marie. Er zwang sich, in Gedanken ihren Namen zu wiederholen, sie als echten Menschen zu sehen, nicht einfach als ›das Opfer‹, wie Detectives das oft taten. Sie als Menschen zu betrachten machte die Sache emotionaler, motivierte ihn aber gleichzeitig auch.

Lee schaute dem leuchtend orangefarbenen Stachelhaar hinterher, als es den Gang hinunter verschwand. Dann sah er wieder zu Nelson, der in seinem Schreibtisch wühlte – vermutlich auf der Suche nach Zigaretten. Er schien sich nie merken zu können, in welcher Schublade er sie aufbewahrte. Lee war immer etwas verwundert gewesen über das Interesse, das der gefeierte Professor Nelson ihm entgegenbrachte, ein Interesse, das mit seinem ersten Tag in Nelsons Grundkurs Kriminalpsychologie begann. Nelsons Unterrichtsstil war ein Spiegel seiner Persönlichkeit.

Nicht einmal eine Frau hätte die beiden entzweien können. �Weißt du«, sagte Chuck, »vielleicht hätte ich dich bei dieser Sache nicht hinzuziehen sollen. «, fiel Lee ihm ins Wort. « �Nein, das meine ich nicht. Ich dachte nur, wegen …« Chuck verstummte, wollte die Worte nicht aussprechen. Er kam sich wie ein Feigling vor. « Vor fünf Jahren war Lee Campbells jüngere Schwester spurlos aus ihrer Wohnung in Greenwich Village verschwunden, und mit einem Schlag hatte sich alles geändert. Lee war ein anderer Mensch geworden.

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