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Detective story

Author: Imre Kertész; Tim Wilkinson
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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The imprisoned former torturer for a defunct South American dictatorship recounts his involvement in the surveillance, torture, and assassination of a prominent man and his son whose principled but passive opposition to the regime left them vulnerable to the secret police.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kertész, Imre, 1929-
Detective story.
New York : A.A. Knopf, 2008
(OCoLC)608491426
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Imre Kertész; Tim Wilkinson
ISBN: 0307266443 9780307266446
OCLC Number: 173502837
Notes: Originally published as Detektívtörténet, Magvető, Budapest in 1977.
Awards: Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Description: 112 p. ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: Detektívtörténet.
Responsibility: Imre Kertész ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson.
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The imprisoned former torturer for a defunct South American dictatorship recounts his involvement in the surveillance, torture, and assassination of a prominent man and his son whose principled but passive opposition to the regime left them vulnerable to the secret police.

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