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Shalimar the Clown

Author: Salman Rushdie; Aasif Mandvi
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, ℗2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Maximilian Ophuls is murdered outside his daughter's home by his Kashmiri Muslim driver, it appears to be a political killing. Ophuls is the former U.S. Ambassador to India and America's leading figure in counter-terrorism. But there is much more to Ophuls and his assassin, a mysterious man calling himself "Shalimar the Clown," than meets the eye. One woman is at the center of their shared history--a history of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie; Aasif Mandvi
ISBN: 1402576617 9781402576614
OCLC Number: 61715428
Notes: In container (22 cm.).
Title from container.
"Unabridged Fiction"--Container.
Performer(s): Narrated by Aasif Mandvi.
Description: 12 audiocassettes (18 hr., 15 min.) : analog
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie.

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When Maximilian Ophuls is murdered outside his daughter's home by his Kashmiri Muslim driver, it appears to be a political killing. Ophuls is the former U.S. Ambassador to India and America's leading figure in counter-terrorism. But there is much more to Ophuls and his assassin, a mysterious man calling himself "Shalimar the Clown," than meets the eye. One woman is at the center of their shared history--a history of betrayal and deception that moves from World War II Europe to the troubled Kashmir region to contemporary America.

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