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Beautiful ghosts

Author: Eliot Pattison
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, [2004]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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Having lived a year in exile since his release from a work camp, former Beijing inspector Shan Tao Yun is entreated by the officials who exiled him to help with a murder investigation involving missing art, his former gulag, and his son.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eliot Pattison
ISBN: 0312277598 9780312277598
OCLC Number: 53045248
Description: 360 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Eliot Pattison.
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Disgraced former Beijing Inspector Shan Tao Yun has been living in the remote mountains of Tibet since his unofficial release from a work camp. But now there's apparently been a murder in a ruined  Read more...

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"Erudite, eloquent, and entertaining, Pattison thrills both mystery enthusiasts and readers fascinated by, and concerned about, Tibet."--"Booklist" (Starred Review)"Salted with wonderfully effective Read more...

 
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