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The final solution : a story of detection

Author: Michael Chabon; Michael York
Publisher: [North Kingstown, R.I.] : BBC Audiobooks America, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In deep retirement in the English countryside, an 89-year-old man, vaguely recollected by the locals as a former detective, is more concerned with his beekeeping than his fellow man. Into his life wanders Linus Steinman, nine years old and mute, who has escaped from Nazi Germany with his sole companion: an African grey parrot. What is the meaning of the mysterious strings of numbers the bird spews out-a top secret  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)57449474
Named Person: Sherlock Holmes; Sherlock Holmes
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Chabon; Michael York
ISBN: 0792744225 9780792744221 079273436X 9780792734369
OCLC Number: 76949914
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Complete and unabridged.
Duration: 3:20:22.
"Sound Library."
Performer(s): Read by Michael York.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 48010 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Michael Chabon.

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In deep retirement in the English countryside, an 89-year-old man, vaguely recollected by the locals as a former detective, is more concerned with his beekeeping than his fellow man. Into his life wanders Linus Steinman, nine years old and mute, who has escaped from Nazi Germany with his sole companion: an African grey parrot. What is the meaning of the mysterious strings of numbers the bird spews out-a top secret SS code? A Swiss bank account? Or do they hold a far more sinister significance? Though the solution to this case may be beyond the reach of the once-famed sleuth, the true story of the boy and his parrot is revealed in a wrenching resolution.

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