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A grasp of Kaspar : a novel

Author: Michael Baxandall
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Frances Lincoln edView all editions and formats
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Munich 1956. The West German economic miracle is under way and when Briggs agrees to investigate a South German textile company for an American investor, he half knows how deep and how murky the water might be.
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Baxandall
ISBN: 9780711231160 0711231168 9780711231597 0711231591
OCLC Number: 645867323
Description: 236 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Michael Baxandall.

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An unexpected, gripping and fiercely intelligent postwar thriller by one of Britain's leading cultural historians which will remind readers of John Buchan, Erskine Childers, and John le Carre  Read more...

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A solid thriller offering mystery mixed with ingenious remarks on history and language.

 
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