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The man with the Baltic stare

Author: James Church
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2011. ©2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Minotaur books paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Spy and Espionage. Detective and mystery stories. Inspector O has been wrenched from retirement and ordered back to Pyongyang for a final assignment. The two Koreas, he learns, are now cooperating--very quietly--to maintain stability in the North. Stability requires that O lead an investigation into a crime of passion. O is instructed to make sure that the case goes away. Remnants of the old regime, foreign powers,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Suspense fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Church
ISBN: 9780312569419 0312569416
OCLC Number: 758411802
Notes: "An Inspector O novel."
Description: 279 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: James Church.

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Inspector O has been wrenched from retirement and ordered back to Pyongyang for a final assignment. The two Koreas, he learns, are now cooperating - very quietly - to maintain stability in the North.  Read more...

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"The central character is a Pyongyang police officer, the likeable Inspector O, who knows that in North Korea mysteries are never solved, just absorbed into larger mysteries.... Mr. Church keeps his Read more...

 
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