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Death in a Strange Country - Donna Leon
Death in a Strange Country
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Aggressively investigating an American's murder in tranquil Venice despite his superior's order to keep things clean and quiet, Commissario Guido Brunetti finds himself knee-deep in a toxic waste cover-up with political ties.
Aggressively investigating an American's murder in tranquil Venice despite his superior's order to keep things clean and quiet, Commissario Guido Brunetti finds himself knee-deep in a toxic waste cover-up with political ties.
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780143034827 (0143034820)
Publisher: Penguin
Pages no: 373
Edition language: English
Series: Commissario Brunetti 6 (#2)
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Angel's Book Reviews 2.0
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3.0 Death in a Strange Country
71. DEATH IN A STRANGE COUNTRY, BY DONNA LEON (Book 2 of Commissario Brunetti)The second installment in the Commissario Brunetti series.Synopsis: A young American man is found dead, floating in one of the canals of Venice. Brunetti is called to investigate, and in the process he ends up unearthing a...
Lost in Books
Lost in Books rated it
2.0 Endstation Venedig: Guido Brunettis zweiter Fall
Das war nun das dritte Buch, das ich über Commissario Brunetti gelesen hatte und leider fällt mein Urteil genauso aus, wie über meine zwei anderen Begegnungen. Es lässt sich gut und flüssig lesen, eben ganz nett für zwischendurch. Aber mehr auch nicht.Leider nimmt der Klappentext, wie ich finde, vie...
Barbara1951
Barbara1951 rated it
When I first started reading Donna Leon books, I thought how fortunate I am not to live in a country with the kind of corruption described. I am no longer so naive. The Brunetti family is one of the few things that keeps me coming back. Without them, the view of the world here is just too depress...
sandin954
sandin954 rated it
A body is found in a canal in Venice and Guido Brunetti tries to find out what really happened even though his superior officers seem to want everything glossed over.
What I'm reading
What I'm reading rated it
4.0 Death in a Strange Country (Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries)
In the second novel in Leon's Brunetti series, we are introduced to Brunetti's inner circle at the police station. Sgt Vianello, the young Pucetti and Bonsuan the boat driver. Death in a Strange Country in dark and a cynical tale of corruption, murder and cover up. Leon understand the way men corrup...
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