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The white lioness [electronic resource] : a mystery / Henning Mankell.

By: Mankell, Henning, 1948-.
Contributor(s): Thompson, Laurie.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : New Press, 2011Description: 1 online resource.ISBN: 9781595586117 (electronic bk.); 1595586113 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Police -- Sweden -- Fiction | Apartheid -- Fiction | Sweden -- Fiction | South Africa -- FictionGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 839.73/74 Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold Summary: Like his countrymen Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo, Mankell writes mysteries that connect crimes in Sweden to the rest of the world. Faceless Killers (1997), the first of his books about provincial police inspector Kurt Wallender to appear here, involved Turkish immigrants and Eastern European villains. This novel, written in 1993, links the murder of a real estate agent in Wallender's town of Ystad to South Africa, where Nelson Mandela has just been released from prison, and to Russia, where the KGB is busy planning Mandela's fate. Wallender is a classically dour but dedicated policeman whose pro.
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Like his countrymen Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo, Mankell writes mysteries that connect crimes in Sweden to the rest of the world. Faceless Killers (1997), the first of his books about provincial police inspector Kurt Wallender to appear here, involved Turkish immigrants and Eastern European villains. This novel, written in 1993, links the murder of a real estate agent in Wallender's town of Ystad to South Africa, where Nelson Mandela has just been released from prison, and to Russia, where the KGB is busy planning Mandela's fate. Wallender is a classically dour but dedicated policeman whose pro.

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The white lioness by Mankell, Henning, ©2006
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