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The great Melbourne Cup mystery

Author: Arthur W Upfield; Stig Wemyss
Publisher: Melbourne : Bolinda Audio Books, ℗2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : [Unabridged]View all editions and formats
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Melbourne during the Depression. A seedy, corrupt city. Someone has struck at the heart of Australia's soul: they have killed the horse that would have won the Melbourne Cup. For what motive? Profit, black-mail, a betting scam? Only Tom Pink, the rider of the murdered horse can find out. Tom, born into the underworld, he now tries to defeat, exposes the graft and blackmail that reaches to the upper echelons of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Audiobooks
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur W Upfield; Stig Wemyss
ISBN: 9781742141107 1742141102 9781743141397 1743141394
OCLC Number: 317583278
Notes: Complete & unabridged.
Bolinda Audio Books: BAB 090106.
Compact discs.
"An inspector Napoleon Bonaparte mystery"--Container.
Duration: 5:30:00.
Performer(s): Read by Stig Wemyss.
Description: 4 audio discs (approximately 5 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Arthur Upfield.

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Melbourne during the Depression. A seedy, corrupt city. Someone has struck at the heart of Australia's soul: they have killed the horse that would have won the Melbourne Cup. For what motive? Profit, black-mail, a betting scam? Only Tom Pink, the rider of the murdered horse can find out. Tom, born into the underworld, he now tries to defeat, exposes the graft and blackmail that reaches to the upper echelons of Melbourne society. His life and the lives of those he holds close will never be the same again.

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