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Title:
Shock wave.
Author:
Davis, Dorothy Salisbury.
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Publication Information:
New York : Scribner [1972]
Physical Description:
217 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780684127484
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Book

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Dorothy Salisbury Davis was born on April 25, 1916. She received a degree in literature from Barat College in 1938. In the depths of the Depression, she got a job as a magician's assistant. She later worked in public relations for a meatpacking company before becoming an author. During her lifetime, she wrote 17 crime novels, three historical novels, and many short stories. Her works included A Gentle Murderer, the Julie Hayes Mysteries series, and Black Sheep, White Lamb. She received a lifetime achievement award from The Mystery Writers of America. In 1986, she helped found Sisters in Crime. She died on August 3, 2014 at the age of 98.

(Bowker Author Biography)