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The play of death

Author: Oliver Potzsch
Publisher: Boston : First Mariner Books, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Mariner books ed
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"The mysterious sixth entry in the Hangman's Daughter series. It is 1670 and Simon Fronwieser is in the town of Oberammergau to bring his seven-year-old son to boarding school. As he bids his boy a tearful farewell, news comes of a shocking murder: the man who was to play the part of Christ in the town's Passion Play has been found dead, nailed to the set's cross. As there is no doctor in town, Simon is brought in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Series
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Suspense fiction
Named Person: Simon (Fictitious character) Fronwieser
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Potzsch
ISBN: 9781328662088 132866208X
OCLC Number: 993940377
Notes: "A hangman's daughter tale"--Cover.
Description: xvi, 493 pages : maps.
Other Titles: Henkerstochter und das Spiel des Todes.
Responsibility: Oliver P?tzsch ; tanslated by Lee Chadeayne.

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When an actor in a Passion play is murdered--crucified just like the character he is playing--Jakob Kuisl and his family must investigate a town's dark secrets in order to unravel the mystery.  Read more...

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