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The Death of Achilles

(2005)
(The fourth book in the Erast Fandorin series)
A novel by

 
 
International intrigue, professional rivalry, the criminal underworld of nineteenth-century Moscow, and an irresistible femme fatale: if Erast Fandorin was hoping for a quiet homecoming, he is about to be disappointed. Erast Fandorin returns to Moscow after an absence of six years, only to find himself instantly embroiled in court politics and scandal. His old friend General Sobolev - the famous 'Russian Achilles' - has been found dead in a hotel room, and Fandorin suspects foul play. Using his now-famous powers of detection - powers that belie his twenty-six years - Fandorin embarks on an investigation, during which the political and the personal may become dangerously blurred. With the assistance of some formidable martial arts skills, acquired whilst Fandorin was in Japan, our eccentric and ingenious hero must endeavour to discover not so much whodunit, as why ...

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Hardback Editions

September 2005 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 1-873567-71-5 / 978-1-873567-71-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Scorpion Press Limited
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August 2005 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Death of Achilles: Erast Fandorin 4
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 0-297-64553-6 / 978-0-297-64553-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
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Paperback Editions

August 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Death of Achilles: Erast Fandorin 4
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 0-7538-2097-8 / 978-0-7538-2097-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
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April 2006 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Death of Achilles: A Novel (Erast Fandorin)
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 0-8129-6880-8 / 978-0-8129-6880-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
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February 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 0-7538-2046-3 / 978-0-7538-2046-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Phoenix
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August 2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Death of Achilles: Erast Fandorin 4
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 0-297-84815-1 / 978-0-297-84815-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
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Audio Editions

February 2007 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 0-7528-6945-0 / 978-0-7528-6945-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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February 2007 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 0-7528-6946-9 / 978-0-7528-6946-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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May 2006 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
Publisher: Books on Tape
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May 2006 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
Publisher: Books on Tape
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May 2006 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
Publisher: Books on Tape
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May 2006 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 1-4159-2971-8 / 978-1-4159-2971-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape
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2006 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Death of Achilles
Author(s): Boris Akunin
ISBN: 1-4159-2970-X / 978-1-4159-2970-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books On Tape
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Kindle Editions

August 2010 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Death of Achilles: Erast Fandorin 4
Author(s): Boris Akunin
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
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April 2006 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Death of Achilles: A Novel (Erast Fandorin)
Author(s): Boris Akunin
Publisher: Random House
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