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The siege : a novel

Author: Arturo Pérez-Reverte; Frank Wynne
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2014] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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"Cádiz, 1811. The Spanish port city has been surrounded by Napoleon's army for a year. Their backs to the sea, its residents endure routine bombardments and live in constant fear of a French invasion. And now the bodies of random women have begun to turn up throughout the city, victims of a shadowy killer. Police Comisario Rogelio Tizón has been assigned the case. Known for his razor-sharp investigation skills--as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arturo Pérez-Reverte; Frank Wynne
ISBN: 9781400069682 1400069688
OCLC Number: 877561998
Description: 598 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Asedio.
Responsibility: Arturo Pérez-Reverte ; translated from the Spanish by Frank Wynne.

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"Cádiz, 1811. The Spanish port city has been surrounded by Napoleon's army for a year. Their backs to the sea, its residents endure routine bombardments and live in constant fear of a French invasion. And now the bodies of random women have begun to turn up throughout the city, victims of a shadowy killer. Police Comisario Rogelio Tizón has been assigned the case. Known for his razor-sharp investigation skills--as well as his brutal interrogation methods--Tizón has seen everything. Or so he thought"--Amazon.com.

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