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If the dead rise not

Author: Philip Kerr
Publisher: London : Quercus, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Berlin 1934. As the city prepares to host the 1936 Olympics, Jews are being expelled from all German sporting organisations. Bernie is now house detective at the famous Adlon Hotel. The discovery of two bodies - one a businessman and the other a Jewish boxer - involves Bernie in the lives of two hotel guests.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Kerr
ISBN: 9781847249425 1847249426 9781847249432 1847249434
OCLC Number: 317750280
Awards: Winner of CWA Ellis Peters Historical Dagger 2009.
Description: 455 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Philip Kerr.
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As Berlin prepares for the 1936 Olympic Games, Bernie is caught between violently opposing factions in a story that comes full circle in 1950s' Cuba.  Read more...

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Kerr brilliantly evokes the edgy atmosphere of the post-war period in one of the most gripping and accomplished detective novels published so far this year - Sunday Times. Kerr's period detail is Read more...

 
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