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The Truth Commissioner

Author: David Park
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2008. ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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Charged with healing the bitter divisiveness of the past, the Belfast commissions first case involves the 1990 disappearance of 15-year-old Connor Walshe, a fatherless petty thief manipulated by the police into becoming an IRA informant. Soon bureaucrats from both sides of the conflict start applying pressure in an attempt to distance themselves from the inevitable fallout.
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Genre/Form: Novels
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Park, David, 1953-
Truth Commissioner.
London : Bloomsbury, 2008
(OCoLC)604106938
Online version:
Park, David, 1953-
Truth Commissioner.
London : Bloomsbury, 2008
(OCoLC)608504950
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Park
ISBN: 9780747594239 0747594236 0747591296 9780747591290 9781596914568 1596914564
OCLC Number: 154782359
Description: 372 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: David Park.

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