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Early in the 19th century, a wealthy powder-maker in Pennsylvania's anthracite coal region is shot by an unknown assassin. His greed has provided a multitude of suspects who are introduced in chapters which flash back and forth in time to reveal his history and his obsession with a beautiful woman who is both his wife and the unintentional source of his downfall.
Original title: Schlussel's Woman
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery