Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.
A Coffin for Dimitrios (original 1939; edition 1977)
by Eric Ambler
A Coffin for Dimitrios by Eric Ambler (1939)
Top Five Books of 2017 (654)
Is contained in
Is abridged in
References to this work on external resources.
Wikipedia in English
Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0375726713, Paperback)A chance encounter with a Turkish colonel with a penchant for British crime novels leads mystery writer Charles Latimer into a world of sinister political and criminal maneuvers throughout the Balkans in the years between the world wars. Hoping that the career of the notorious Dimitrios, whose body has been identified in an Istanbul morgue, will inspire a plot for his next novel, Latimer soon finds himself caught up in a shadowy web of assassination, espionage, drugs, and treachery.
(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:25:07 -0400)
While vacationing in Istanbul, an English novelist decides to investigate the intriguing past of one of Europe's most sinister criminals.
(summary from another edition)
An edition of this book was published by Penguin Australia.
Is this you?
Become a LibraryThing Author.