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The Resource Vanished, Joseph Finder

Vanished, Joseph Finder

Label
Vanished
Title
Vanished
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Finder
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lauren Heller and her husband Roger, a brilliant executive at a major corporation, are attacked in a Georgetown parking lot after an evening out. Knocked unconscious by the assailants, Lauren lies in a coma in the hospital while her husband has vanished without a trace. With nowhere else to turn, Lauren's teenage son Gabe reaches out to his uncle, Nick Heller, a high-powered investigator with a corporate intelligence firm in Washington, D.C. Having returned to town on the next available flight, Nick finds Lauren conscious, the police skeptical and his older brother Roger still missing. Nick and Roger have been on the outs since the arrest, trial and conviction of their father, the notorious "fugitive financier," Victor Heller. Whereas Roger chose to follow in their father's footsteps and join the corporate world, Nick instead rebelled. He enlisted in the Special Forces and later he served in a highly secretive intelligence unit in the Pentagon. Now working for one of the most respected firms of corporate "fixers," Nick's looking into his brother's disappearance unexpectedly pits him against the interests of some extremely influential forces in Washington, including his own boss. With few allies and many enemies, Nick is forced to seek help where he can-- including from his own despised father, still in prison in upstate New York. Nick finds himself on a collision course with one of the most powerful and secretive corporations in the world, whose minions will stop at nothing to protect the secrets that Nick Heller is determined to uncover-- secrets that reach into the highest levels of the government... and may get Nick and everyone he's trying to protect killed
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Summary
After an assault leaves his estranged brother nowhere to be found and his sister-in-law in a coma, security investigator and ex-intelligence agent Nick Heller is forced to seek help even from his despised convict father as Nick contends with one of the most powerful and secretive corporations in the world, an endeavor which may get him and everyone he's trying to protect killed
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
322207
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finder, Joseph
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Nick Heller novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Security consultants
  • Missing persons
  • International business enterprises
  • Corporate culture
Target audience
adult
Label
Vanished, Joseph Finder
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
388 p.
Isbn
9780312379087
Lccn
2009013029
System control number
(OCoLC)316019502
Label
Vanished, Joseph Finder
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
388 p.
Isbn
9780312379087
Lccn
2009013029
System control number
(OCoLC)316019502

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