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|Detective story / Imre Kertész ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson.
|Kertész, Imre, 1929-
|New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.
|1st American ed.
|Extent of Item
|"A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso.
Translation of: Detektívtörténet.
|A former police interrogator awaiting trial for multiple counts of murder in a now overthrown regime tells of his work in the Corps, a security unit that preyed upon those opposed to the regime. An exploration of the corrupting tendencies of power and the degradation of the innocent.
|Subjects & Genres
|Government, Resistance to--Fiction