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The devil and sherlock holmes [electronic resource] : Tales of Murder, Madness, and Obsession. David Grann.

Grann, David. (Author). Deakins, Mark. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307734600 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (11 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2010.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Mark Deakins.
Summary, etc.: Acclaimed New Yorker writer and author of the breakout debut bestseller The Lost City of Z, David Grann offers a collection of spellbinding narrative journalism. Whether he's reporting on the infiltration of the murderous Aryan Brotherhood into the U.S. prison system, tracking down a chameleon con artist in Europe, or riding in a cyclone- tossed skiff with a scientist hunting the elusive giant squid, David Grann revels in telling stories that explore the nature of obsession and that piece together true and unforgettable mysteries. Each of the dozen stories in this collection reveals a hidden and often dangerous world and, like Into Thin Air and The Orchid Thief, pivots around the gravitational pull of obsession and the captivating personalities of those caught in its grip. There is the world's foremost expert on Sherlock Holmes who is found dead in mysterious circumstances; an arson sleuth trying to prove that a man about to be...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 367058 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Literary Criticism.
Genre: Electronic books.

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