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Berlin noir

Author: Philip Kerr
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1993.
Series: Penguin crime/mystery.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ex-policeman Bernie Gunther thought he'd seen everything on the streets of 1930s Berlin. But then he went freelance, and each case he tackled sucked him further into the grisly excesses of Nazi subculture. And even after the war, amidst the decayed, imperial splendour of Vienna, Bernie uncovered a legacy that made the wartime atrocities look lily-white in comparison."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Bernhard Gunther, (Fictitious character); Bernhard Gunther, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Kerr
ISBN: 0140231706 9780140231700
OCLC Number: 29839881
Description: 834 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: March violets --
The pale criminal --
A German requiem.
Series Title: Penguin crime/mystery.
Other Titles: March violets.
Pale criminal.
German requiem.
Responsibility: Philip Kerr.
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"Ex-policeman Bernie Gunther thought he'd seen everything on the streets of 1930s Berlin. But then he went freelance, and each case he tackled sucked him further into the grisly excesses of Nazi subculture. And even after the war, amidst the decayed, imperial splendour of Vienna, Bernie uncovered a legacy that made the wartime atrocities look lily-white in comparison."--Page 4 of cover.

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