By James Lee Burke
Whilst a guy imprisoned for killing a black civil rights chief protests his innocence ahead of Dave Robicheaux, the Louisiana detective unearths himself stressed through the state's new governor and his seductive spouse to stick clear of the case. Reprint."
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