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Faceless killers: [a mystery]

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Early one morning, a small-town farmer makes the horrible discovery that his neighbors have been brutally attacked during the night. An old man is dead, and his wife lies dying before the farmer's eyes. The only clue is the single word she utters before she dies: "foreign". In charge of the investigation is Inspector Kurt Wallander, a local cop whose personal life is a shambles. His family is falling apart, he's gaining weight, and he's drinking too much, but he is tenacious and level-headed in his sleuthing. Still, things get complicated when he has to deal with an eruption of violent antiforeigner sentiment, as well as a tough-minded - and very attractive - female district attorney, as he searches for the killers.
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9781400031573
9780786165407
156584341
9781565846050
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Grouped Work ID d6567cd9-7b05-2fc9-967c-8c372a3b8a13
Grouping Title faceless killers a mystery
Grouping Author mankell henning
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-18 04:21:21AM
Last Indexed 2018-08-21 04:30:27AM

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author Mankell, Henning, 1948-2015.
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display_description The murder of a farming couple in Sweden unleashes a wave of xenophobia when it is learned that the woman's dying words were "foreigner." The case is given to Inspector Kurt Wallender, a lover of opera and booze. Part crime story, part look at the attitude of Swedes to immigrants.
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publishDate 1997, 2006
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Mystery fiction, Police -- Sweden -- Fiction, Sweden -- Fiction
title_display Faceless killers : a mystery
title_full Faceless killers : a mystery / Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray, Faceless killers [sound recording] : [a mystery] / Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray
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