Buenos Aires Quintet

Buenos Aires Quintet

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PI Pepe Carvalho's cousin Raul, a Peronist who had fled Argentina in the late 1970s, has returned to find his daughter who was kidnapped before he went into hiding. As Pepe helps his cousin in his search, the full impact of Argentina's troubled history comes into focus.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 136.1 x 207.3 x 27.4mm | 390.1g
  • Profile Books Ltd
  • Serpent's Tail
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Spanish
  • 1852426403
  • 9781852426408

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'Montalban is a writer who is caustic about the powerful and tender towards the oppressed' Times Literary Supplement; 'The modern committed writer, Montalban exposes the criminal power relationships beneath the facade of democracy' Guardianshow more

About Manuel Vázquez Montalbán

Manuel Vazquez Montalban lives in Barcelona where he was born in 1939. He is a journalist, novelist and creator of Pepe Carvalho, a fast-living, gourmet private dectective. Montalban has won both the Raymond Chandler Prize and the French Grand Prix of Detective Fiction for his thrillers, which are translated into all major languages.show more

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263 ratings
3.58 out of 5 stars
5 17% (45)
4 40% (106)
3 30% (79)
2 10% (25)
1 3% (8)
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