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The Resource The coroner's lunch, Colin Cotterill

The coroner's lunch, Colin Cotterill

Label
The coroner's lunch
Title
The coroner's lunch
Statement of responsibility
Colin Cotterill
Title variation
coroners lunch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Laos, 1972.The Communist Pathet Lao has taken over. Most of the educated class has fled, but 72-year-old Dr. Siri Paiboun, a Paris-trained doctor, remains and is appointed state coroner. When three bodies are recovered from a reservoir, Dr. Siri establishes that the cause of death was not drowning -- they seem to have been electrocuted. And then there is the inexplicable death of a Party bigwig's wife at a banquet. Dr. Siri doesn't think her death was from natural causes. In the course of his investigations, he travels to his birthplace, where he makes a discovery
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
129230
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cotterill, Colin
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6053.O778
LC item number
C67 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Dr. Paiboun novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paiboun, Siri, Doctor (Fictitious character)
  • Older people
  • Physicians
  • Coroners
  • Laos
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
The coroner's lunch, Colin Cotterill
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm62118411
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
408 p. (large type)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781597221726
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005030511
System control number
(OCoLC)62118411
Label
The coroner's lunch, Colin Cotterill
Publication
Control code
ocm62118411
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
408 p. (large type)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781597221726
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005030511
System control number
(OCoLC)62118411

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