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The Athenian murders

Author: José Carlos Somoza
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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* Inside an ancient Greek murder story lives a modern day literary murder mystery.* A brilliant, very entertaining and absolutely original literary mystery, revolving round two intertwined riddles.

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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Plato; Plato.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: José Carlos Somoza
ISBN: 0349113866 9780349113869 0349116180 9780349116181
OCLC Number: 48236546
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Awards: Winner of CWA Gold Dagger for Fiction 2002 (UK)
Winner of Crime Writers' Association Macallan Gold Dagger Award 2002.
Description: 314 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Caverna de la ideas.
Responsibility: José Carlos Somoza ; translated by Sonia Soto.

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This is both a riveting historical novel and a subtle, unpretentious investigation of what happens when writers write and readers read. * SUNDAY TIMES * It works, superbly * INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY * Read more...

 
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