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The Messengers of Death

(2006)
(The second book in the Commissaire Laviolette series)
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An atmospheric thriller set, like all Magnan's work, in Provence, and featuring his engaging detective, Commissaire Laviolette. Tautly plotted and brimming with suspense, Magnan's fifth novel to be translated into English is a story of dark vengeance and avarice, linking the peasant community of Upper Provence to nineteenth-century South Africa.

Genre: Mystery

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Hardback Editions

September 2008 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Messengers of Death: A Mystery in Provence (Commissaire Laviolette Mystery)
Author(s): Pierre Magnan
ISBN: 0-312-38756-3 / 978-0-312-38756-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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Paperback Editions

September 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Messengers of Death: A Mystery in Provence (Commissaire LaViolette Mystery)
Author(s): Pierre Magnan
ISBN: 0-312-38757-1 / 978-0-312-38757-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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July 2007 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Messengers of Death
Author(s): Pierre Magnan
ISBN: 0-09-947019-5 / 978-0-09-947019-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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July 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Messengers of Death
Author(s): Pierre Magnan
ISBN: 1-84343-191-2 / 978-1-84343-191-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harvill Secker
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