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The Resource The pyramid of mud, Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, (large print)

The pyramid of mud, Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, (large print)

Label
The pyramid of mud
Title
The pyramid of mud
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
On a gloomy morning in Vigàta, a call from Fazio rouses Inspector Montalbano from a nightmare. A man called Giugiù Nicotra has been found dead in the skeletal workings of a construction site--a place now entombed by a sea of mud from recent days of rain and floods. Shot in the back, he had fled into a water supply system tunnel. The investigation gets off to a slow start, but all the evidence points to the world of construction and public contracts, a world just as slimy and impenetrable as mud. As he wades through a world in which construction firms and public officials thrive, Montalbano is obsessed by one thought: that by going to die in the tunnel, Nicotra had been trying to communicate something
Member of
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10617441
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Camilleri, Andrea
Dewey number
853/.914
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
LC call number
PQ4863.A3894
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sartarelli, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inspector Montalbano Mystery
Series volume
0022
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Montalbano, Salvo
  • Construction industry
  • Murder
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
The pyramid of mud, Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, (large print)
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
295 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683247234
Lccn
2017058584
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The pyramid of mud, Andrea Camilleri ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli, (large print)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
295 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781683247234
Lccn
2017058584
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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