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The investigation : a novel

Author: Philippe Claudel; John Cullen
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A dystopian critique of the darkly comic nature of the human condition follows an unremarkable man's investigation into a series of suicides in a sprawling complex of an unnamed town, where he is hampered by rudeness, regulations, and a growing sense that he is being watched.
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philippe Claudel; John Cullen
ISBN: 9780385535342 0385535341
OCLC Number: 751922107
Notes: "Originally published in France as L'enquête by Éditions Stock, Paris, in 2010."
Description: 221 p. ; 22 cm.
Other Titles: Enquête.
Responsibility: Philippe Claudel ; translated from the French by John Cullen.

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A dystopian critique of the darkly comic nature of the human condition follows an unremarkable man's investigation into a series of suicides in a sprawling complex of an unnamed town, where he is hampered by rudeness, regulations, and a growing sense that he is being watched.

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