The Rattle-rat

The Rattle-rat

eBook - 2003
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Douwe Scherjoen was a well-to-do livestock dealer from the remote Dutch province of Friesland. Then his corpse was found, half-charred by flames, floating in a dory in Amsterdam's harbor. No one knows why he was in the nation's capital, far from the bucolic pleasures of his native village of Dingjum. But since Grijpstra is Friesian by birth and can understand the dialect, he and his partner de Gier are dispactched to find the killer—or at least the motive for the crime. And they discover that while no one, not even his wife, liked the victim, the culprit is the unlikliest suspect of all.

Baker & Taylor
Investigating a murder in his parents' remote homeland of Friesland, Detective Adjutant Grijpstra gets nowhere working within established police guidelines--yet his assistant de Gier uncovers vital clues while learning about Friesian culture

Topical Term: Grijpstra, Henk (Fictitious character)
DeGier, Rinus (Fictitious character)
Police
Detective and mystery stories
Electronic books
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Soho Press, 2003
ISBN: 9781569478363
Branch Call Number: eBOOK
PS3572.A4292 R37 2011eb
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc

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