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The Resource The perplexing theft of the jewel in the crown, Vaseem Khan

The perplexing theft of the jewel in the crown, Vaseem Khan

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The perplexing theft of the jewel in the crown
Title
The perplexing theft of the jewel in the crown
Statement of responsibility
Vaseem Khan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For centuries the Koh-i-Noor diamond has set man against man and king against king. Now part of the British Crown Jewels, the priceless gem is a prize that many have killed to possess. So when the Crown Jewels go on display in Mumbai, security is everyone's principal concern. And yet, on the very day Inspector Chopra goes to see the diamond, it is stolen from under his nose in a daring and seemingly impossible heist. The hunt is on for the culprits. And when an old friend stands accused, Inspector Chopra takes on the case. With sidekick baby elephant Ganesha in tow, Chopra soon realises that there is more at play than a simple case of greed ..
Member of
Summary
When the priceless Koh-i-noor diamond is stolen from an exhibition of the British Crown Jewels in Mumbai, Inspector Chopra and his elephant are left with the task of discovering the perpetrators of the seemingly impossible heist
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Award
Shamus Award for Best P.I. Paperback Original, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10522105
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khan, Vaseem
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Baby Ganesh Agency investigation
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ex-police officers
  • Private investigators
  • Elephants as pets
  • Mumbai (India)
Target audience
general
Label
The perplexing theft of the jewel in the crown, Vaseem Khan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
000057390002
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781473612310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)918927915
Label
The perplexing theft of the jewel in the crown, Vaseem Khan
Publication
Copyright
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
000057390002
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781473612310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)918927915

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