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A perilous conception, Larry Karp

Label
A perilous conception
Title
A perilous conception
Statement of responsibility
Larry Karp
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's 1976 and Dr. Colin Sanford, an obstetrician practicing in the Pacific Northwest, and Dr. Giselle Hearn, an experienced laboratory geneticist-embryologist, are working to be the first to produce a baby by in vitro fertilization. In due course, patient Joyce Kennett gives birth to a healthy boy. But why does her husband shoot both Hearn and himself? Can Emerald Police Detective Bernie Baumgartner find the answer?
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Summary
It's 1976. Despite fierce international controversy over whether in vitro fertilization should ever be performed in humans, doctors around the world race to be first to produce a baby through this procedure. Dr. Colin Sanford has a plan. He recruits Dr. Giselle Hearn, an experienced laboratory geneticist-embryologist. Drs. Sanford and Hearn, working secretly, set out to put their names in history books. Unfortunately, a secret that big is hard to keep
Storyline
Writing style
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10019192
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Karp, Larry
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3611.A7844
LC item number
P47 2011
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Bernie Baumgartner mysteries
Series volume
0001
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  • Murder
  • Obstetricians
  • Fertilization in vitro
  • Police
  • Northwest, Pacific
Target audience
adult
Label
A perilous conception, Larry Karp
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A mystery"--Jacket
Control code
ocn711045736
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
263 p.
Isbn
9781590589731
Lccn
2011926981
System control number
(OCoLC)711045736
Label
A perilous conception, Larry Karp
Publication
Note
"A mystery"--Jacket
Control code
ocn711045736
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
263 p.
Isbn
9781590589731
Lccn
2011926981
System control number
(OCoLC)711045736

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