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Rosa

(2005)
(The first book in the Berlin trilogy series)
A novel by

 
 
In the last days of the First World War, socialist revolution swept across Germany, transforming Berlin into a battleground. But for Detective Inspector Nikolai Hoffner and his young assistant, Hans Fichte, the revolution is a mere inconvenience. They are trying to catch a killer who has left a trail of women dead in the slums of Berlin, all with identical markings etched into their backs. When Rosa Luxemburg, one of the leaders of the socialist uprising, is found murdered with the same carvings in her skin, things get even more complicated for Hoffner. The political police begin to interfere, hinting at an expected angle in the case, and Hoffner is met at every turn by men who will stop at nothing to keep him from finding out the truth about Rosa.

Rosa's death is a real historical mystery, one that has never been solved. In his remarkable new thriller, Jonathan Rabb presents one strikingly real solution, all the while painting a vivid, unforgettable picture of a dark city in chaos at a time of great political uncertainty.

Genre: Historical Mystery
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Used availability for Jonathan Rabb's Rosa

Hardback Editions

February 2005 : USA Hardback
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Title: Rosa: A Novel
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
ISBN: 1-4000-4921-0 / 978-1-4000-4921-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Crown
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Paperback Editions

January 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: Rosa: A Novel (Detective Inspector Nikolai Hoffner)
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
ISBN: 1-250-00872-7 / 978-1-250-00872-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Picador
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November 2007 : UK Paperback
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Title: Rosa
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
ISBN: 1-905559-04-6 / 978-1-905559-04-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: HALBAN
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February 2006 : USA Paperback
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Title: Rosa: A Novel
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
ISBN: 0-307-33619-0 / 978-0-307-33619-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
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Audio Editions

June 2009 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Rosa: A Novel
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
ISBN: 1-4001-1250-8 / 978-1-4001-1250-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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June 2009 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Rosa: A Novel
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
ISBN: 1-4001-4250-4 / 978-1-4001-4250-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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June 2009 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Rosa: A Novel
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
ISBN: 1-4001-6250-5 / 978-1-4001-6250-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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July 2009 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Rosa: A Novel
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

January 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Rosa: A Novel (Detective Inspector Nikolai Hoffner Book 1)
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
Publisher: Picador
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September 2011 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Rosa: A Berlin Trilogy
Author(s): Jonathan Rabb
Publisher: Halban
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU