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The Resource The laughing policeman, Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo ; translated from the Swedish by Alan Blair

The laughing policeman, Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo ; translated from the Swedish by Alan Blair

Label
The laughing policeman
Title
The laughing policeman
Statement of responsibility
Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo ; translated from the Swedish by Alan Blair
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
One blustery November evening someone guns down nine occupants of a Stockholm bus, one of them a colleague of Martin Beck. It appeared to be a random killing, but Beck's investigation would lead him to a different conclusion
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1935-
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Sjöwall, Maj
Dewey number
839.7'374
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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1926-1975
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Wahlöö, Per
Series statement
A Martin Beck novel
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  • Beck, Martin (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Mass murder
Label
The laughing policeman, Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo ; translated from the Swedish by Alan Blair
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: New York: Random House, 1970; London: Gollancz, 1971
Control code
9780007439140
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 248 p.
Isbn
9780007439140
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The laughing policeman, Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo ; translated from the Swedish by Alan Blair
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: New York: Random House, 1970; London: Gollancz, 1971
Control code
9780007439140
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 248 p.
Isbn
9780007439140
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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