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Salamander Cotton

(2006)
(The second book in the Jacob Tshabalala series)
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A wealthy ex-farmer has been found beaten and burned to death at his home in suburban Johannesburg. Why does his estranged wife not seem particularly surprised by this cold-blooded murder, and insist that the killer will be found in the Northern Cape? That is where the victims plantations were locateda desolate landscape of extreme poverty and with a very dark mining past. Police officer Jacob Tshabalala persuades his former colleague Harry Mason to accompany the woman there as a private investigator. The moment they arrive in the near-abandoned mining town of Leopolds, Harry senses that dangerous secrets are resurfacing. To add to this dark menace is the supposed existence of a local demon, and when Harrys little daughter is viciously attacked, he realists here is a mystery that he must resolutely unravel.

Genre: Mystery

Used availability for Richard Kunzmann's Salamander Cotton

Hardback Editions

November 2007 : USA Hardback
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Title: Salamander Cotton
Author(s): Richard Kunzmann
ISBN: 0-312-36034-7 / 978-0-312-36034-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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Paperback Editions

February 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: Salamander Cotton
Author(s): Richard Kunzmann
ISBN: 0-330-42662-1 / 978-0-330-42662-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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February 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: Salamander Cotton
Author(s): Richard Kunzmann
ISBN: 1-4050-4100-5 / 978-1-4050-4100-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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Kindle Editions

September 2014 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Salamander Cotton: A Novel
Author(s): Richard Kunzmann
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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December 2010 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Salamander Cotton
Author(s): Richard Kunzmann
Publisher: Pan
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