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Beautiful ghosts

Author: Eliot Pattison
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st St. Martin's Griffin edView all editions and formats
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Disgraced former Beijing police inspector Shan Tao Yun has been living with the forbidden lamas in Tibet since his unofficial release from a work camp. Now the same officials who exiled him want him to solve a mysterious murder in a ruined mountain monastery, a case that will take him from Tibet to the United States and involve the FBI, the Chinese government, British relief workers, and his own long-unseen 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: 0312335091 9780312335090
OCLC Number: 59679614
Description: 360 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Eliot Pattison.

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Disgraced former Beijing police inspector Shan Tao Yun has been living with the forbidden lamas in Tibet since his unofficial release from a work camp. Now the same officials who exiled him want him to solve a mysterious murder in a ruined mountain monastery, a case that will take him from Tibet to the United States and involve the FBI, the Chinese government, British relief workers, and his own long-unseen son.

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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 set Read more...

 
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