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Black coffee : a Hercule Poirot novel

Author: Charles Osborne; Agatha Christie
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel based on a 1930s play in which detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of a British scientist and the theft of his formula for an atomic explosive. Suspects range from his son, heavily in debt, to an Italian lady spy.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Named Person: Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character); Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Osborne; Agatha Christie
ISBN: 031219241X 9780312192419
OCLC Number: 38966171
Description: 221 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: by Agatha Christie ; adapted as a novel by Charles Osborne.
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A novel based on a 1930s play in which detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of a British scientist and the theft of his formula for an atomic explosive. Suspects range from his son, heavily in debt, to an Italian lady spy.

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