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The city & the city

Author: China Miéville
Publisher: New York : Del Rey Ballantine Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Inspector Tyador Borlú must travel to Ul Qoma to search for answers in the murder of a woman found in the city of Besźel.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery storiesw
Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fantasy fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: China Miéville
ISBN: 9780345497512 0345497511 9780345497529 9781509886531 034549752X 1509886532
OCLC Number: 251203637
Notes: The second time "the city" appears in the title, it reads backwards.
Awards: Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2010.
Description: 312 pages ; 25 cm
Other Titles: City and the city
Responsibility: China Miéville.


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