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Feet of clay : a novel of Discworld

Author: Terry Pratchett
Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It's murder in Discworld! -- which ordinarily is no big deal. But what bothers Watch Commander Sir Sam Vimes is that the unusual deaths of three elderly Ankh-Morporkians do not bear the clean, efficient marks of the Assassins' Guild. An apparent lack of any motive is also quitetroubling. All Vimes has are some tracks of white clay and more of those bothersome "clue" things that only serve to muck up an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Pratchett
ISBN: 9780061464164 0061464163 9780061464157 0061464155
OCLC Number: 173428171
Notes: Title from eBook information screen.
Description: 1 online resource.
Details: Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1061 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 262 KB).
Responsibility: Terry Pratchett.

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It's murder in Discworld! -- which ordinarily is no big deal. But what bothers Watch Commander Sir Sam Vimes is that the unusual deaths of three elderly Ankh-Morporkians do not bear the clean, efficient marks of the Assassins' Guild. An apparent lack of any motive is also quitetroubling. All Vimes has are some tracks of white clay and more of those bothersome "clue" things that only serve to muck up an investigation. The anger of a fearful populace is already being dangerously channeled toward the city's small community of golems -- the mindless, absurdlyindustrious creatures of baked clay who can occasionally be found toiling in the city's factories. And certain highly placed personages are using the unrest as an excuse to resurrect a monarchy -- which would be bad enough even if the "king" they were grooming wasn't as empty-headed as your typical animated pottery.

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