The Resource By my hand : the Christmas of Commissario Ricciardi, (electronic resource)

By my hand : the Christmas of Commissario Ricciardi, (electronic resource)

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By my hand : the Christmas of Commissario Ricciardi
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By my hand
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the Christmas of Commissario Ricciardi
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eng
Summary
The fifth Commissario Ricciardi historical mystery in the series. As Naples prepares for its holiday celebrations, behind the facade of order and happiness imposed by the fascist regime, lurks terrible poverty and blinding desperation. In a luxurious apartment on the Mergellina beach the bodies of a fascist militia officer and his wife have been found. The woman has had her throat cut while the man has been stabbed over sixty times. Seemingly, the hands of two separate killers have been at work. A statuette of San Giuseppe, patron saint of workers, lies in pieces on the floor. At the scene of the crime, Ricciardi, who has the dubious gift of being able to see and hear the last seconds in the lives of those who have suffered a violent death, listens to the enigmatic last words of the couple. Accompanied by his faithful partner Brigadier Raffaele Maione, and once more troubled by two women who compete for his attentions, the Commissario will have to trace a wide and frenetic arc through the streets of Naples in order to uncover the truth
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Midwest
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1958-
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De Giovanni, Maurizio
Dewey number
853/.92
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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World Noir
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  • Electronic books
  • Murder
  • Naples (Italy)
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adult
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By my hand : the Christmas of Commissario Ricciardi, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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9781609452179
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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12590210
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MWT12590210
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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By my hand : the Christmas of Commissario Ricciardi, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781609452179
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12590210
Publisher number
MWT12590210
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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