New York : William Morrow, c2008.
352 p. ; 24 cm.
Map on lining papers.
Dr. Hector Carpentier has led a very quiet life; that all changes when he meets a legendary police officer named Vidocq. Vidocq has used his expertise in disguise, surveillance, and the Parisian underworld to capture some of the most notorious criminals. Together they may change the course of history.