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The Resource Faceless killers : a mystery, Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray

Faceless killers : a mystery, Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray

Label
Faceless killers : a mystery
Title
Faceless killers
Title remainder
a mystery
Statement of responsibility
Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray
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Contributor
Js_0yonretg
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
The murder of a farming couple in Sweden unleashes a wave of xenophobia when it is learned that the woman's dying words were "foreigner." The case is given to Inspector Kurt Wallender, a lover of opera and booze. Part crime story, part look at the attitude of Swedes to immigrants
Member of
Summary
Inspector Kurt Wallander, a local Swedish police officer whose own personal life is falling apart, finds himself coping with a wave of anti-foreigner sentiment when he is put in charge of the investigation into the brutal murders of an elderly couple
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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008435
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Mankell, Henning
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Murray, Steven T.
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True
Series statement
Kurt Wallander mysteries
Series volume
0001
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  • Wallander, Kurt (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Mystery
Target audience
adult
Label
Faceless killers : a mystery, Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: [Stockholm] : Ordfront, c1991
Control code
ocm50228573
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage crime/Black Lizard ed.
Extent
279 p.
Isbn
9781400031573
Lccn
2002028805
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System control number
(OCoLC)50228573
Label
Faceless killers : a mystery, Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray
Publication
Note
Originally published: [Stockholm] : Ordfront, c1991
Control code
ocm50228573
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage crime/Black Lizard ed.
Extent
279 p.
Isbn
9781400031573
Lccn
2002028805
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)50228573

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