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The dogs of Riga

Author: Henning Mankell; Laurie Thompson
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inspector Kurt Wallander and his team are called in to investigate the murder of two Latvian criminals. Wallander then travels to Riga, where he is plunged into a nightmare world of police surveillance, veiled threats, and lies. Originally published as 'Hundarma i Riga' in Stockholm by Ordfronts Forlag, 1992.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henning Mankell; Laurie Thompson
ISBN: 1860469590 9781860469596
OCLC Number: 50936391
Notes: Originally published: London: Harvill, 2001 ; Swedish edition, 1992.
"The new Kurt Wallander novel"--Cover.
Description: 326 pages ; 18 cm
Other Titles: Hundarna i Riga.
Responsibility: Henning Mankell ; translated by Laurie Thompson.

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In it are two men, dressed in expensive suits, shot dead.The dead men were Eastern European criminals, victims of what seems to have been a gangland hit. Wallander travels across the Baltic Sea to  Read more...

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"Atmospheric and gripping" * Independent * "Mankell could turn you to crime" * Daily Telegraph * "Riga is a haunted place, and Mankell describes it with the sort of creepy detail that one shudders to Read more...

 
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