The White Lioness

The White Lioness

A Mystery

eBook - 2011
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Like his countrymen Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo, Mankell writes mysteries that connect crimes in Sweden to the rest of the world. Faceless Killers (1997), the first of his books about provincial police inspector Kurt Wallender to appear here, involved Turkish immigrants and Eastern European villains. This novel, written in 1993, links the murder of a real estate agent in Wallender's town of Ystad to South Africa, where Nelson Mandela has just been released from prison, and to Russia, where the KGB is busy planning Mandela's fate. Wallender is a classically dour but dedicated policeman whose pro.
Publisher: New York : New Press, 2011.
ISBN: 9781595586117
Branch Call Number: eBook OverDrive
Characteristics: 1 online resource.
Additional Contributors: Thompson, Laurie
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Apr 06, 2019

At times the mistakes made by police are surprising, but probably closer to reality than in the majority of thrillers. Very good story.


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