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Death of a murderer

Rupert Thomson

Death of a murderer

a novel

by Rupert Thomson

  • 16 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Vintage International in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Police -- England -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRupert Thomson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6070.H685 D43 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination225 p. ;
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22697058M
    ISBN 100307278743
    ISBN 109780307278746
    LC Control Number2008279012

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