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Let the dead lie a novel by Malla Nunn

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Published by Washington Square Press in New York .
Written in English


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A stunning novel about murder, power, and a dangerous South African underworld. Cooper works undercover surveillance on the seedy Durban docks, but when a young boy is brutally murdered he must elude the police to conduct his own investigation. He discovers an international tussle for the political soul of South Africa.

Edition Notes

Includes a reading group discussion guide.

StatementMalla Nunn
SeriesWSP readers club, WSP readers club
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9619.4.N86 L48 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 382 p. ;
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24480237M
ISBN 101416586229
ISBN 109781416586227
LC Control Number2010279621
OCLC/WorldCa424555357

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