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The ways of evil men: Chief Inspector Mario Silva Series, Book 7

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The Awana tribe, who live in the remote Amazon jungle in the Brazilian state of Pará, have dwindled to only 41 members--and now 39 of them have dropped dead of what looks like poison. The neighboring white townsfolk don't seem to be mourning the genocide much--in fact, the only person who seems to care at all is Jade Calmon, the official tribal relations agent assigned to the area. She wants justice for the two survivors, a father and his 8-year-old son. But racism is deeply entrenched and no one is going to help her get to the truth. Unfortunately, this is far from the first time the Brazilian federal police have had a tribal genocide to investigate. Chief Inspector Mario Silva and his team are sent in from Brasilia to try to solve the increasingly complex case just as a local white man is discovered murdered. Someone has done their best to frame the surviving Awana man, and the town is about to erupt.
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Full title ways of evil men
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series Chief Inspector Mario Silva investigations
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subject_facet Ava-Canoeiro Indians -- Fiction, Brazil -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, American, Indigenous peoples -- Crimes against -- Fiction, Police -- Brazil -- Fiction, Silva, Mario (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_display The ways of evil men
title_full The Ways of Evil Men Chief Inspector Mario Silva Series, Book 7, The ways of evil men / Leighton Gage
title_short The ways of evil men
title_sub Chief Inspector Mario Silva Series, Book 7
topic_facet Ava-Canoeiro Indians, Crimes against, Detective and mystery stories, American, Fiction, Indigenous peoples, Mystery, Police, Silva, Mario (Fictitious character)