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A German requiem

Author: Philip Kerr
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Thorndike Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It's Berlin in the bitter winter of 1947, a ruined city living under the shadow of Russian occupation -- a city where occupied and occupiers alike live on fear, the black market, and PX goods of suspect origin. It's not hard to understand why Bernie Gunther would accept an assignment in peaceful, prosperous Vienna, even if it comes from a mysterious Russian colonel.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Named Person: Bernhard Gunther, (Fictitious character); Bernhard Gunther, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Kerr
ISBN: 1560543868 9781560543862
OCLC Number: 25246179
Notes: "Thorndike large print"--Cover.
Description: 509 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Philip Kerr.

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It's Berlin in the bitter winter of 1947, a ruined city living under the shadow of Russian occupation -- a city where occupied and occupiers alike live on fear, the black market, and PX goods of suspect origin. It's not hard to understand why Bernie Gunther would accept an assignment in peaceful, prosperous Vienna, even if it comes from a mysterious Russian colonel.

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