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The Resource A dead hand : a crime in Calcutta, Paul Theroux

A dead hand : a crime in Calcutta, Paul Theroux

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A dead hand : a crime in Calcutta
Title
A dead hand
Title remainder
a crime in Calcutta
Statement of responsibility
Paul Theroux
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Jerry Delfont, a travel writer with writer's block, receives a letter from an American philanthropist, Mrs Merrill Unger, with news of a scandal involving an Indian friend of her son's, he is sufficiently intrigued to pursue the story. Who is the dead boy found on the floor of a cheap hotel room, how and why did he die?
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Writing style
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338432
Cataloging source
DLC
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Theroux, Paul
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Americans
  • Calcutta (India)
  • Mystery
Target audience
adult
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a crime in Calcutta
Label
A dead hand : a crime in Calcutta, Paul Theroux
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn318415601
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780547260242
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009014083
System control number
(OCoLC)318415601
Label
A dead hand : a crime in Calcutta, Paul Theroux
Publication
Control code
ocn318415601
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780547260242
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009014083
System control number
(OCoLC)318415601

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