By J. Robert Janes

Amid the ruins of an deserted Alsatian carnival, St-Cyr and Kohler examine a couple of suspicious suicides.

During the nice warfare, Hermann Kohler and Jean-Louis St-Cyr fought in Alsace on contrary aspects of the barbed twine. 20 years later, they go back as companions: a Gestapo officer and a French cop investigating daily crimes in an international long past mad with conflict. In February 1943, Alsace is unrecognizable – an occupied state the place talking French is all it takes to lose one's freedom. St-Cyr and Kohler were summoned to a POW camp the place infantrymen and the resistance manufacture textiles at the grounds of a abandoned carnival. the place and war overlap, they're going to discover a conspiracy necessary of the main twisted condominium of mirrors.

Two prisoners of this garish, decrepit circus have killed themselves, and the jailers needs to no less than make a convey of checking out why. even if the trenches of the nice battle are long past, St-Cyr and Kohler locate that during Alsace, the fires of conflict smolder nonetheless.

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