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Through a glass, darkly

Author: Donna Leon
Publisher: London : William Heinemann, 2006.
Series: Commissario Brunetti mysteries, : bk. 15.; Guido Brunetti, 15.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It's spring in Venice, and Commissario Brunetti and his associate Vianello undertake a task not officially sanctioned by the Questura--they will try to do what they can for Vianello's friend Marco, an eco-activist who has been arrested after an environmental protest turns ugly. Soon after, Brunetti witnesses the almost psychotic enmity of Marco's father-in-law, who almost seems prepared to murder his relative (a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Guido Brunetti, (Fictitious character); Guido Brunetti, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donna Leon
ISBN: 0434014524 9780434014521 0434015393 9780434015399
OCLC Number: 62796312
Description: 256 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Commissario Brunetti mysteries, : bk. 15.; Guido Brunetti, 15.
Responsibility: Donna Leon.

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Marco has been arrested during an environmental protest. Brunetti and Vianello get him released, only to be faced by the fury of the man's father-in-law, who owns a glass factory on Murano. Brunetti  Read more...

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"* 'Donna Leon's very successful Commissario Brunetti novels, set in Venice.... It would be simply perverse not to acknowledge the skill with which Leon has assembled these familiar elements... The Read more...

 
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