The troubled man
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Published:
New York : Random House Large Print, c2011.
Format:
Large Print
Edition:
1st large print ed.
Physical Desc:
609 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Status:
Bellevue - Adult Large Print
Fiction Mankell Large Type
Description
"The much-anticipated return of Henning Mankell' s brilliant, brooding detective, Kurt Wallander. On a winter day in 2008, HÃ¥kan von Enke, a retired high-ranking naval officer, vanishes during his daily walk in a forest near Stockholm. The investigation into his disappearance falls under the jurisdiction of the Stockholm police. It has nothing to do with Wallander - officially. But von Enke is his daughter' s future father-in-law. And so, with his inimitable disregard for normal procedure, Wallander is soon interfering in matters that are not his responsibility, making promises he won' t keep, telling lies when it suits him - and getting results. But the results hint at elaborate Cold War espionage activities that seem inextricably confounding, even to Wallander, who, in any case, is troubled in more personal ways as well. Negligent of his health, he' s become convinced that, having turned sixty, he is on the threshold of senility. Desperate to live up to the hope that a new granddaughter represents, he is continually haunted by his past. And looking toward the future with profound uncertainty, he will have no choice but to come face-to-face with h
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780739378113 (large print : trade pbk.), 0739378112 (large print : trade pbk.)

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Description
"A novel in which Kurt Wallander becomes involved in the case of the disappearance of a retired naval officer--who is Wallander's daughter Linda's future father-in-law--which leads him into a story of Cold War espionage. Wallander also confronts his own age and mortality, while welcoming his first granddaughter"--,Provided by publisher.
Language
Translation of: Den orolige mannen.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Mankell, H., & Thompson, L. (2011). The troubled man. 1st large print ed. New York: Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Mankell, Henning, 1948-2015 and Laurie Thompson. 2011. The Troubled Man. New York: Random House Large Print.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Mankell, Henning, 1948-2015 and Laurie Thompson, The Troubled Man. New York: Random House Large Print, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Mankell, Henning, and Laurie Thompson. The Troubled Man. 1st large print ed. New York: Random House Large Print, 2011. Print.

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