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A small death in Lisbon

Author: Robert Wilson
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Portuguese bank is founded on the back of Nazi wartime deals. Over half a century later a young girl is murdered in Lisbon. 1941. Klaus Felsen, SS, arrives in Lisbon and the strangest party in history where Nazis and Allies, refugees and entrepreneurs dance to the strains of opportunism and despair. Felsen's war takes him to the bleak mountains of the north where a brutal battle is being fought for an element  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Wilson
ISBN: 000232668X 9780002326681
OCLC Number: 59402427
Awards: Winner of CWA Gold Dagger for Fiction 1999.
Winner of Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award 1999.
Description: 440 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Robert Wilson.

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Klaus Felsen, press-ganged into the SS, has come to Lisbon where Nazis and Allies, refugees and entrepreneurs join in a whirl of opportunism and despair. Felsen's war takes him to the northern  Read more...

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Praise for Robert Wilson: 'Excellent... gripping and grim. A vivid and steamy stumble on the wild side' Val McDermid 'A densely plotted thriller, prickling with excitement... fiercely imagined and Read more...

 
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