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Pashazade - The First Arabesk (2001) [Novel]
by Jon Courtenay Grimwood Rating: Weighted - 7.5 / Average - 7.5 of 10 (4 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Arabesks, the
Part: 1

Summary :

ZeeZee (Ahsraf Bey), is sprung from a Seattle high security prison, and arrives in El Iskandryia with full diplomatic immunity, to find the Aunt he's never met. Within days he is the main suspect of a murder, the girl he was arranged to marry hates him, and he is responsible for the wellbeing of his nine year old cousin. All while trying to find out exactly what he is doing in this city, and who the murderer is. Set in a world where Germany won the First World War, in Alexandria, where the Ottoman Empire still dominates. Detective story, meets Cyberpunk, meets Middle Eastern diplomacy.

Original title: Pashazade - The First Arabesk
Original languages: English

Quotes: 1 (show them)

Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryDetective Story and Detectives
FictionScience FictionTechnologyCyberpunk and Virtual Reality
FictionScience FictionWorld VersionsAlternate Histories

Edition #1: Pashazade - The First Arabesk

Pashazade - The First Arabesk (2001)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "All brilliant light and scorching heat... Grimwood successfully mingled fantasy with reality to make an unusual, believable and absorbing mystery." Sunday Telegraph
  • "Set to cement his position in both critical and public opinion. The pacing of this book is near perfect." Murder One
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Pashazade - The First Arabesk (April 2, 2002)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Earthlight
ISBN: 0671773682
Dimensions: 5.2 x 7.6 x 1.0
Pages: 384

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