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Banks, Alan (Fictitious character)

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Works: 3 works in 3 publications in 1 language and 5 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Classifications: PR6068.O1964, 823.914
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Publications about Alan (Fictitious character) Banks
Most widely held works about Alan (Fictitious character) Banks
    The romantic abstract of the physical agon : poems by Harrison Fisher( Book )
    1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
    Children of the revolution : an Inspector Banks novel by Peter Robinson( Book )
    1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    "A disgraced college lecturer is found murdered on a disused railway line near his home. He has 5,000 euros in his pocket, yet in the four years since his dismissal has been living a poverty-stricken and hermit-like existence. There are many suspects, mostly at the college where he used to teach, but Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks, much to the chagrin of his boss, soon becomes fixated on Lady Veronica Chalmers, who appears to have links with the victim going back to the early 1970s at the University of Essex, then a hotbed of political activism. Banks suspects that Lady Chalmers is not telling the whole truth, and after he pushes his inquiries a bit too far, he is called on the carpet and warned to lay off. He must continue to conduct his investigation surreptitiously. When the breakthroughs come, they are not the ones that Banks and his team expected, and everything turns in a different direction and moves into very high gear"-- Provided by publisher
    In the dark places. an Inspector Banks novel by Peter Robinson( Book )
    1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    "As Banks and his team follow what few clues they have, desperate to find the missing boy, who holds the key to the puzzle, they find themselves branching out in different directions. As the end game becomes a race against time, even Banks's team isn't safe from the rage of the hunted animal"--
 
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English (3)
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