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The Resource Blessed are the dead : a novel, Malla Nunn

Blessed are the dead : a novel, Malla Nunn

Label
Blessed are the dead : a novel
Title
Blessed are the dead
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Malla Nunn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Emmanuel Cooper's life is finally back on track when a request comes from Colonel van Niekerk on the eve of his wedding and Cooper, with Shabalala, must report to the local police station in Balgowan, a small trading post in the Natal Midlands. There has been an anonymous phone tip claiming that "something bad" has happened on Little Flint Farm. Cooper and Shabalala head into the Midlands, where they find that the Station Sergeant's books are clean, except for a minor matter: the disappearance of an adolescent Zulu girl from her family kraal in the wild foothills of the Drakensberg. Cooper and Shabalala plunge into the class driven world of transplanted English aristocrats and the tradition bound world of the old Zulu chiefs. Together, Cooper and Shabalala must break the silence of the opposing communities and dig through buried secrets until they find out what happened to the girl, and why
Member of
Cataloging source
HLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nunn, Malla
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.4.N86
LC item number
B56 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cooper, Emmanuel (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Missing persons
  • Zulu (African people)
  • KwaZulu-Natal Midlands (South Africa)
  • South Africa
Label
Blessed are the dead : a novel, Malla Nunn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A title in the Emmanuel Cooper mystery series
  • Includes reading group guide
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Emily Bestler Books/Washington Square Press trade paperback ed.
Extent
309 p.
Isbn
9781451616927
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011044416
System control number
  • ocn801020186
  • (OCoLC)801020186
Label
Blessed are the dead : a novel, Malla Nunn
Publication
Note
  • A title in the Emmanuel Cooper mystery series
  • Includes reading group guide
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Emily Bestler Books/Washington Square Press trade paperback ed.
Extent
309 p.
Isbn
9781451616927
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011044416
System control number
  • ocn801020186
  • (OCoLC)801020186

Library Locations

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