Title Profile & Character Information

The Black Tower

Annotation
Having used his mastery of disguise and surveillance to nab some of France's most notorious criminals, early nineteenth-century detective Vidocq teams up with obscure medical student Hector to track down the most challenging adversary of his career, a case with ties to the missing son of Marie Antoinette.

Characters
NameVidocq, Eugene Francois
GendersMale
 Male
OccupationsPolice detective
 Police detective
TraitsFrench
French

NameCarpentier, Hector
GendersMale
 Male
OccupationsMedical student
 Medical student
TraitsFrench
French

GenreFiction
Mystery
    --Police procedural
    --Police procedural
Historical
Suspense
TopicsCriminals
Medical students
Murder investigations
Royalty
Search for truth
Diaries
Suspicions
Political intrigue
Conspiracies
Cover-ups
Redemption
Criminals
Medical students
Murder investigations
Royalty
Search for truth
Diaries
Suspicions
Political intrigue
Conspiracies
Cover-ups
Redemption
SettingFrance
France