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The Resource A beautiful place to die : a novel, by Malla Nunn

A beautiful place to die : a novel, by Malla Nunn

Label
A beautiful place to die : a novel
Title
A beautiful place to die
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Malla Nunn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jacob's Rest, a tiny town on the border between South Africa and Mozambique, 1952. An Afrikaner police officer is found dead. Detective Emmanuel Cooper, an Englishman, begins investigating the murder following a trail of clues that lead him to uncover a shocking forbidden love and the imperfect life of one Captain Pretorius
Member of
Summary
Jacob's Rest, a tiny town on the border between South Africa and Mozambique, 1952. An Afrikaner police officer is found dead. Detective Emmanuel Cooper, an Englishman, begins investigating the murder following a trail of clues that lead him to uncover ashocking forbidden love and the imperfect life of one Captain Pretorius
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Davitt Awards, Best Adult Novel, 2009.
  • RUSA Reading List, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
294889
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nunn, Malla
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Detective Emmanuel Cooper mysteries
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Murder
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • Mystery
Target audience
adult
Label
A beautiful place to die : a novel, by Malla Nunn
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn209702892
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
375 p.
Isbn
9781416586203
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008025858
System control number
(OCoLC)209702892
Label
A beautiful place to die : a novel, by Malla Nunn
Publication
Control code
ocn209702892
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
375 p.
Isbn
9781416586203
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008025858
System control number
(OCoLC)209702892

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