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The Resource A beautiful place to die : a novel, Malla Nunn

A beautiful place to die : a novel, Malla Nunn

Label
A beautiful place to die : a novel
Title
A beautiful place to die
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Malla Nunn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jacob's Rest, a tiny town on the border between South Africa and Mozambique, 1952. An Afrikaner police officer is found dead. Detective Emmanuel Cooper, an Englishman, begins investigating the murder following a trail of clues that lead him to uncover a shocking forbidden love and the imperfect life of one Captain Pretorius
Member of
Summary
Jacob's Rest, a tiny town on the border between South Africa and Mozambique, 1952. An Afrikaner police officer is found dead. Detective Emmanuel Cooper, an Englishman, begins investigating the murder following a trail of clues that lead him to uncover ashocking forbidden love and the imperfect life of one Captain Pretorius
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Davitt Awards, Best Adult Novel, 2009.
  • RUSA Reading List, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
294889
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nunn, Malla
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.4.N86
LC item number
B43 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Detective Emmanuel Cooper mysteries
Series volume
0001
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  • Police
  • Murder
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
A beautiful place to die : a novel, Malla Nunn
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn209702892
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
375 p.
Isbn
9781416586203
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008025858
System control number
(OCoLC)209702892
Label
A beautiful place to die : a novel, Malla Nunn
Publication
Control code
ocn209702892
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
375 p.
Isbn
9781416586203
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008025858
System control number
(OCoLC)209702892

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