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Author: Henning Mankell; Laurie Thompson
Publisher: London : Vintage : [distributor] TBS The Book Service Ltd, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Once a successful surgeon, Frederick Welin now lives in self-imposed exile on an island in the Swedish archipelago. Nearly twelve years have passed since he was disgraced for attempting to cover up a tragic mishap on the operating table. One morning in the depths of winter, he sees a hunched figure struggling towards him across the ice.
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Genre/Form: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henning Mankell; Laurie Thompson
ISBN: 9780099512981 009951298X
OCLC Number: 851784495
Language Note: English.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 368 pages ; 20 x 13 x 2 cm
Other Titles: Italienska skor
Responsibility: Henning Mankell ; Translated by Laurie Thompson.

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Once a successful surgeon, Frederick Welin now lives in self-imposed exile on an island in the Swedish archipelago. On the journey through the desolate snow-covered landscape, Welin reflects on his  Read more...

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"Mankell is a vivid and compelling storyteller" * Independent * "As with the the best of crime fiction, Mankell deals not only in character, plot and action, mystery and revelation, concealment and Read more...

 
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