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A quiet death in Italy

Author: Thomas Benjamin
Publisher: London : Constable, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When the bloated body of a leading anarchist is discovered floating in one of Bologna's hidden canals following a police raid, it seems that most of the city is pointing the finger in the direction of the police. But when private investigator Daniel Leicester receives a call from the dead man's lover, he follows a trail that begins in the 1970s and leads all the way to the rotten heart of the present-day Bolognese  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Benjamin
ISBN: 9781472131584 1472131584 9781472131577 1472131576
OCLC Number: 1100631348
Description: 328 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Tom Benjamin.

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Set in the beautiful Italian city of Bologna, this dark and atmospheric crime thriller is perfect for fans of Donna Leon, Michael Dibdin and Philip Gwynne Jones.  Read more...

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Benjamin gloriously evokes the porticoes and palazzos of the medieval city, along with its radical tradition and the corruption in the police, in a slow-burning, tense and brooding thriller which Read more...

 
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