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The Barbary dogs

Author: Cynthia Robinson
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Investigating the jumping death of a hotheaded failed writer, Max Bravo reads the victim's journal to follow elusive clues through the Barbary Coast art scene, where he encounters a motley crew of crackpots, bohemians, and wily ghosts.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Humorous fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Robinson
ISBN: 9780312559748 0312559747
OCLC Number: 707969447
Description: 328 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Cynthia Robinson.
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