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Small Death in Lisbon, a (2002) [Novel]
by Robert Wilson Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Forced into the SS in 1941, a Berlin factory owner is sent to infiltrate the mountains where a battle rages over an element vital to Hitler's blitzkrieg. Fifty years later the investigation of a murder of a teenage girl in Lisbon takes Inspector Z Coelho back across a bloody swath of history to the scene of an older crime buried among the bones of a fascist past, and to a chilling motive buried even deeper.

Original title: A Small Death in Lisbon
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryDetective Story and DetectivesPolice Procedural

Edition #1: Small Death in Lisbon, a

Small Death in Lisbon, a (2002)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "A Small Death in Lisbon is a well-crafted gem, a guided tour of the human condition in the guise of a mystery novel. Wilson is flat terrific." Stephen Coonts
  • "An engrossing tale of how the sins of the past come to corrupt the future. A deft handling of converging timescales and an exploration of fundamental human relationships." Gold Dagger Citation
  • "Wilson's masterly work shows us the devastating and ineradicable effects of war on the human soul and the national psyche." The New York Times Book Review
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Small Death in Lisbon, a (March 2002)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Berkley Books
ISBN: 9780425184233
Dimensions: 6077 x 4.17 x 1.28 in
Pages: 464

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