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A Family Endows a College: A Chemist Helps a Detective
by Richard Walsh Earp (Goodreads Author)
Descendants of a successful cotton farmer in Georgia have endowed a college in their name. A chemist named Tom Franklin, who works for a local Sheriff in his forensic lab, is invited to teach a course at the college. The family controls the money and influences the academic direction of the college. In his teaching environment, Tom meets a variety of characters one of ...more
Paperback, 230 pages
Published May 24th 2013 by Createspace
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An interesting look at college politics and people. Secret lives beneath varnished exteriors are revealed. Seemingly normal people adapt to their desires and ambitions. A "routine" murder case involves a wealthy family, educated people and a blend of family life and chance opportunities.