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The Resource The pyramid of mud, Andrea Camilleri ; Translated by Stephen Sartarelli

The pyramid of mud, Andrea Camilleri ; Translated by Stephen Sartarelli

Label
The pyramid of mud
Title
The pyramid of mud
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Camilleri ; Translated by Stephen Sartarelli
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
On a gloomy morning in Vigàta, a call from Fazio rouses Inspector Montalbano from a nightmare. A man called Giugiù Nicotra has been found dead in the skeletal workings of a construction site--a place now entombed by a sea of mud from recent days of rain and floods. Shot in the back, he had fled into a water supply system tunnel. The investigation gets off to a slow start, but all the evidence points to the world of construction and public contracts, a world just as slimy and impenetrable as mud. As he wades through a world in which construction firms and public officials thrive, Montalbano is obsessed by one thought: that by going to die in the tunnel, Nicotra had been trying to communicate something
Member of
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10617441
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Camilleri, Andrea
Dewey number
853/.914
Index
index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sartarelli, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Salvo Montalbano mysteries
Series volume
0022
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Montalbano, Salvo
  • Montalbano, Salvo
  • Construction industry
  • Murder
  • Construction industry
  • Detective and mystery stories, Italian
  • Murder
  • Italy
  • Italy
Label
The pyramid of mud, Andrea Camilleri ; Translated by Stephen Sartarelli
Instantiates
Publication
Note
English translation of: La pirmaide di fango. Palermo: Sellerio Editore, ©2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1905540
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780143128083
Lccn
2017013071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780143128083
  • (OCoLC)982044041
Label
The pyramid of mud, Andrea Camilleri ; Translated by Stephen Sartarelli
Publication
Note
English translation of: La pirmaide di fango. Palermo: Sellerio Editore, ©2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1905540
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780143128083
Lccn
2017013071
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780143128083
  • (OCoLC)982044041

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