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Bamboo and blood

Author: James Church
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In a late 1990s North Korea, a younger Inspector O is working Pyongyang as the country's nuclear missile program begins to escalate and as the wife of a North Korean diplomat turns up dead in Pakistan under suspicious circumstances, but as Inspector O investigates, he discovers that the woman's death could lead to a larger conspiracy.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Suspense fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Church
ISBN: 9780312372910 0312372914
OCLC Number: 223884111
Notes: Series statement from dust jacket.
Description: 294 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: James Church.
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It's the late 1990s, and a Inspector is working in Pyongyang as the North's nuclear missile program - and international relations are heating up. In Pakistan, the wife of a North Korean diplomat is  Read more...

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"* "... an impressive debut that calls to mind such mystery thrillers as Martin Cruz Smith's Gorky Park..." - Publishers Weekly (starred review - A CORPSE IN THE KORYO)."

 
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