Morte em terra estrangeira

Editora Companhia das Letras

Um cadáver é encontrado nas águas turvas de um canal em Veneza. São cinco e meia da manhã. O comissário Brunetti, da polícia local, descobre apenas alguns centavos de dólar no bolso do rapaz, morto com uma facada no coração. Durante a investigação, as pistas parecem sugerir um simples assalto; mas o policial se convence de que alguém está trabalhando para encobrir o motivo do crime. O policial veneziano que estreou em Morte no teatro La Fenice retorna neste livro para investigar o assassinato de um jovem sargento norte-americano da base militar de Vicenza. Brunetti coloca sob suspeita a máfia, o governo italiano, os militares ianques, empresários locais e até sua própria família. Acossado por ameaças, o comissário precisa decidir quão longe está disposto a ir para fazer justiça - e continuar vivo.
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About the author

Nasceu em New Jersey, em 1942. Depois de uma temporada de estudos em Perúgia e Siena, em 1981 radicou-se na Itália. É professora de literatura inglesa e norte-americana na extensão da Universidade de Maryland em Veneza.
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Publisher
Editora Companhia das Letras
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Published on
Dec 3, 2004
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Pages
360
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ISBN
9788543800127
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Language
Portuguese (Portugal)
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Genres
Fiction / Crime
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / International Mystery & Crime
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