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Scandinavian noir : in pursuit of a mystery

Author: Wendy Lesser
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"An in-depth and personal exploration of Scandinavian crime fiction as a way into Scandinavian culture at large"--
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Lesser
ISBN: 9780374216979 0374216975
OCLC Number: 1119765181
Description: 274 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Caveat lector --
Fiction as reality --
Reality as fiction.
Responsibility: Wendy Lesser.

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