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The Resource Sand, Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr

Sand, Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr

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Sand
Title
Sand
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Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr
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Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
North Africa, 1972. While the world is reeling from the massacre of Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympics, a series of mysterious events is playing out in the Sahara desert. Four people are murdered in a hippy commune, a suitcase full of money disappears, and a pair of unenthusiastic detectives are assigned to investigate. In the midst of it all, a man with no memory tries to evade his armed pursuers. Who are they? What do they want from him? If he could just recall his own identity he might have a chance of working it out..
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"While the world is reeling from the massacre of Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympics, a series of mysterious events is playing out in the Sahara. Four people are murdered in a hippie commune, a suitcase full of money disappears, and a pair of unenthusiastic detectives are assigned to investigate.In the midst of it all, a man with no memory tries to evade his armed pursuers. Who are they? What do they want from him? If he could just recall his own identity he might have a chance of working it out."--Provided by publisher
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10666873
Cataloging source
YDX
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1965-2013
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Herrndorf, Wolfgang
Dewey number
833.92
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the German
Literary form
novels
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Mohr, Tim
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True
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  • Hippies
  • Communal living
  • Murder
  • Amnesiacs
  • Africa, North
  • Sahara
Target audience
adult
Label
Sand, Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr
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Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in German: Berlin : Rowohlt Berlin Verlag GmbH, 2011
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059898269
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
442 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781782271284
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)959952041
Label
Sand, Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in German: Berlin : Rowohlt Berlin Verlag GmbH, 2011
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059898269
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
442 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781782271284
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)959952041

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