36 Yalta Boulevard: The Yalta Boulevard Sequence Series, Book 3
|Grouped Work ID||e79f85c3-eab1-5720-c7c9-b6dcd816fd87|
|Grouping Title||36 yalta boulevard|
|Grouping Author||steinhauer olen|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-11-15 22:45:21PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-11-15 23:14:49PM|
|available_at_catalog||Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|detailed_location_catalog||Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction|
Olen Steinhauer's first two novels, The Bridge of Sighs and The Confession, launched an acclaimed literary crime series set in post–World War II Eastern Europe. Now he takes his dynamic cast of characters into the shadowy political climate of the 1960s. State Security Officer Brano Sev's job is to do what his superiors ask, no matter what—even if that means leaving his post to work the assembly line in a factory, fitting electrical wires into gauges. So when he gets a directive from his old bosses—the intimidating men above him at the Ministry of State Security, collectively known for the address of their headquarters on Yalta Boulevard, a windowless building consisting of blind offices and dark cells—he follows orders.
This time he is to resume his job in State Security and travel to the village of his birth in order to interrogate a potential defector. But when a villager turns up dead shortly after he arrives, Brano is framed for the murder. Trusting his superiors once again, he assumes this is part of their plan and allows it to run its course, a decision that leads him into exile in Vienna, where he finally begins to ask questions.
The answers in 36 Yalta Boulevard, Olen Steinhauer's tour de force political thriller, teach Comrade Brano Sev that loyalty to the cause might be the biggest crime of all.
|format_category_catalog||Audio Books, Books, eBook|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000241065|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|St. Martin's Minotaur,|2005.|308 p. : ill. ; 25 cm., overdrive:9e283ab3-6957-4979-b6b0-0f05a3601d21|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Blackstone Publishing|||
|series||Eastern European crime|
|series_with_volume||Eastern European crime|3|
|subject_facet||Defectors -- Crimes against -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, American, Europe, Eastern -- Fiction, Police -- Europe, Eastern -- Fiction, Vienna (Austria) -- Fiction|
|title_display||36 Yalta Boulevard|
|title_full||36 Yalta Boulevard / Olen Steinhauer, 36 Yalta Boulevard The Yalta Boulevard Sequence Series, Book 3|
|title_short||36 Yalta Boulevard|
|title_sub||The Yalta Boulevard Sequence Series, Book 3|
|topic_facet||Crimes against, Defectors, Detective and mystery stories, American, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Police, Thriller|