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The Spoke free pdf Why must the festive dinner in the Hirschen Inn be interrupted? A murder puts an end to the wedding celebration of Studer's daughter. A man is found with a sharpened bicycle spoke embedded in his back, and a suspect is quickly arrested - a bit too quickly, thinks Studer. Property speculation, usury and betrayed love find their way into this tightly written mystery novel that calls on Studer's intuitive, often absurd, yet efficient police methods. "The Spoke", a European crime classic, was first published in 1937. It has been translated into six languages. This is its first publication in English.

About Friedrich Glauser

Friedrich Glauser is a legendary figure in European crime writing. He was a morphine and opium addict much of his life and began writing crime novels while an inmate at the Swiss insane asylum Waldau. Germany's most prestigious crime fiction award is called the Glauser prize.

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Author : Friedrich Glauser
Publisher : Bitter Lemon Press
Data Published : 07 February 2008
ISBN : 1904738273
EAN : 9781904738275
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 185 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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