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The man from Beijing

Author: Henning Mankell
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the Swedish hamlet of Hesjövallen, nineteen people have been found dead. When Judge Birgitta Roslin reads about the massacre, she realises that she has a family connection to one of the couples involved and decides to investigate. A nineteenth-century diary and a red silk ribbon found in the forest nearby are her only clues"--Cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henning Mankell
ISBN: 9781846552571 1846552575 1846552583 9781846552588
OCLC Number: 458734158
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Description: 361 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Laurie Thompson.

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"The master of the Swedish crime thriller... a master modern storyteller." -- Barry Forshaw Daily Express

 
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