From the Publisher:
When police Lieutenant Charlie Sleet breaks into sudden acts of violence, San Francisco P.I. John Marshall Tanner must unearth the repressed memories that lie at the heart of his friend's corruption and vigilantism--and put an end to his killing.
Stephen Greenleaf: Past Tense. Pocket Books; ISBN: 0671019473 (January, 1998), 288 p., $6.50