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The last detective ; Diamond solitaire

Author: Peter Lovesey
Publisher: London : Time Warner, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Last Detective: Detective Superintendent Peter Diamond is the last detective - computers and spreadsheets and technology are not for him. So when the naked body of an unidentified woman is found in a lake near Bath his sleuthing abilities are tested to the limit. While the 'men in white coats' huddle in their laboratories, Diamond is on the streets, following the real clues hidden amongst Bath's historic
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Lovesey
ISBN: 9780751537833 0751537837
OCLC Number: 227269638
Notes: The last detective originally published: London: Scribners, 1991 - Diamond solitaire originally published: London: Little, Brown, 1992.
Peter Lovesey omnibus.
Description: 368, 325 p. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Peter Lovesey.

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The first two novels in Peter Lovesey's acclaimed 'Diamond' series in one volume.  Read more...

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A consummate storyteller Colin Dexter Admirably unpredictable (Lovesey keeps you guessing until the very end) and entertaining all the way LITERARY REVIEW Peter Diamond may be my favourite fictional Read more...

 
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