The mournful demeanour of Lieutenant Boruvka

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Gollancz, 1973 - Fiction - 288 pages
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User Review  - gypsysmom - LibraryThing

Although the translation was a little bumpy in places I quite enjoyed this book of connected short stories. Lieutenant Boruvka is a hardworking Czechoslovakian homicide detective. In fact it may be ... Read full review

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User Review  - rhbouchard - LibraryThing

Although most of the "mysteries" are very trite - more along the lines of the mysteries in the TV show "Murder, She Wrote", LT Joesf Boruvka himself makes one of the best detective characters in fiction. On top of that, the setting in Communist Czechoslovakia makes fascinating reading. Read full review

Contents

The Supernatural Powers of Lieutenant Boruvka
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That Sax Solo
25
The Scientific Method
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Copyright

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