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From the files of Vish Puri, India's 'most private investigator'

Author: Tarquin Hall
Publisher: London : Hutchinson : [distributor] TBS The Book Service Ltd, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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Vish Puri, a private investigator. Portly, persistent and unmistakably Punjabi, he cuts a determined swathe through modern India's swindlers, cheats and murderers. In hot and dusty Delhi, where call centers and malls are changing the ancient fabric of Indian life, Puri's main work comes from screening prospective marriage partners.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Crime & mystery
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tarquin Hall
ISBN: 9780091925635 0091925630
OCLC Number: 851780605
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 320 pages ; 22 x 14 x 3 cm
Responsibility: Tarquin Hall.

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