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Murder at the MLA : a novel

Author: D J H Jones
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chicago homicide detective Boaz Dixon thinks he's seen it all until corpses begin accumulating at the Hotel Fairfax during the annual meeting of the Modern Language Association.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D J H Jones
ISBN: 0820315028 9780820315027 0820316296 9780820316291
OCLC Number: 26128867
Description: 217 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by D.J.H. Jones.

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A murder mystery set in the byzantine milieu of contemporary academia - in this case, at a modern languages association convention in a Chicago hotel. Homicide detective Boaz Dixon is baffled until  Read more...

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