Pub date 1st January 1992
Original publisher Macmillan (UK), Random House (US)
International publishers Mondadori (Italy), Olma Media (Russia), Grupo Editorial 62 (Spain), Epsilon Yayincilik (Turkey)
It began with the unmourned death of Rosen, one of Moscow’s new breed of black marketeers; seemingly a clear-cut case of murder.
Although Renko has been recently reinstated at the Moscow Prosecutor’s office, the case begins to slip from his grasp. But his determination never to let go leads him to Munich and Berlin – back into the life of Irina, a woman he though he had lost forever . . .