Altas Esferas (Joseph Antonelli #6)
Una muerte no aclarada vuelve del pasado y se convierte de pronto en la clave para decidir la lucha por la Casa Blanca. Cuando un antiguo compañero de universidad le reclama para hacerse cargo del caso, Joseph Antonelli no puede negarse. Porque ese antiguo amigo es ahora un hombre de increíble poder y ambición, y del resultado del juicio puede depender el destino de todo e...more
PROTAGONIST: Joseph Antonelli, defense attorney
SETTING: New York; Washington, DC
Joseph Antonelli is a defense attorney who entered into the legal field to follow his principles, not to make money. Over the course of his 30-year career, he has become very powerful and very rich. But now, in this sixth book of the series, his current case takes him back to his Harvard Law School days. One of his close friends from that time, Thomas Stern Browning, is the vice president of the U...more
Set largely in D.C. and New York, story switches betweentwo eras -- Antonelli's law school days and the present.
But somehow, the feel of the language is, to me, as if the whole story takes place in the past.
I like Antonelli in his home setting the best (NW - as in "Prosecution," and "Defense").
Thought Buffa worked in the Chicago visit, to explore the dead woman's past, somehow to bring out his own Midwest connections.