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Title: THE MASK OF DIMITRIOS
By: Eric Ambler, James Fenton, Mark Mazower
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 0141190337
ISBN 13: 9780141190334
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Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
Pub. date: 28 May, 2009
Series: Penguin Modern Classics
Pages: 240
Description: English crime novelist Charles Latimer is travelling in Istanbul when he makes the acquaintance of police inspector Colonel Haki, from whom he hears of Dimitrios - a criminal. Latimer decides to retrace Dimitrios' steps to gather material for a new book. In entering Dimitrios' criminal underworld, he realizes that his own life may be on the line.
Synopsis: English crime novelist Charles Latimer is travelling in Istanbul when he makes the acquaintance of Turkish police inspector Colonel Haki. It is from him that he first hears of the mysterious Dimitrios - an infamous master criminal, long wanted by the law, whose body has just been fished out of the Bosphorus. Fascinated by the story, Latimer decides to retrace Dimitrios' steps across Europe to gather material for a new book. But, as he gradually discovers more about his subject's shadowy history, fascination tips over into obsession. And, in entering Dimitrios' criminal underworld, Latimer realizes that his own life may be on the line.
Illustrations: no illustrations
Publication: UK
Imprint: Penguin Classics
Returns: Returnable
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