Book description:Genre: Fiction
1st ed. of "Das Wasserwerk.".
ISBN 13: 9783442721085
Number of pages: 491
One rainy morning in 1871 in lower Manhattan, Martin Pemberton a freelance writer, sees in a passing stagecoach several elderly men, one of whom he recognizes as his supposedly dead and buried father.
While trying to unravel the mystery, Pemberton disappears, sending McIlvaine, his employer, the editor of an evening paper, in pursuit of the truth behind his freelancer�s fa