The day of the dead the autumn of Commissario Ricciardi by Maurizio De Giovanni

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Fiction,
  • Detective and mystery stories,
  • Investigation,
  • Murder,
  • History

About the Edition

Believing that Matteo, a young boy from the streets of 1930s Naples, was murdered, Commissario Ricciardi must conduct his investigation in secret since his superiors are preparing for a state visit from Benito Mussolini.

Edition Notes

Translated from the Italian.

Book details

StatementMaurizio de Giovanni ; translated from the Italian by Antony Shugaar
SeriesWorld noir, World noir
ContributionsShugaar, Antony
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ4904.E146 G5613 2014
The Physical Object
Pagination366 pages
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27174389M
ISBN 101609451872
ISBN 109781609451875
OCLC/WorldCa869788075

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