The troubled man : Kurt Wallander Series, Book 10. / Henning Mankell.
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- ISBN: 9780307595379 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2011.
The much-anticipated return of Henning Mankell's brilliant, brooding detective, Kurt Wallander.On a winter day in 2008, Håkan 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...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2373 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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