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The rat catchers' olympics, Colin Cotterill

Label
The rat catchers' olympics
Title
The rat catchers' olympics
Statement of responsibility
Colin Cotterill
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Language
eng
Summary
1980: The Democratic People's Republic of Laos is proud to be competing in its first-ever Olympics. Of course, half the world is boycotting the Moscow Summer Olympic Games to protest Russia's recent invasion of Afghanistan, but that has made room for athletes from countries that are usually too small or underfunded to be competitive-countries like Laos. Ex-national coroner of Laos Dr. Siri Paiboun may be retired, but he and his wife, Madame Daeng, would do just about anything to have a chance to visit Moscow, so Siri finagles them the job of medical oversight for the Olympians. Most of the athletes are young and innocent village people who have never worn shoes, never mind imagined anything as marvelous as the Moscow Olympic Village. As the competition heats up, however, Siri begins to suspect that one of the athletes is not who he says he is. Fearing a conspiracy, Siri and his friends investigate, liaising in secret with Inspector Phosy back home in Laos to see if the man might be an assassin. But Siri's progress is derailed when another Lao Olympian is accused of murder. Now in the midst of a murky international incident, Dr. Siri must navigate not one but two paranoid and secretive government machines to make sure justice is done
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Cotterill, Colin
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fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by Clive Chafers
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Chafers, Clive
Series statement
Dr. Siri Paiboun
Series volume
bk. 12
Target audience
adult
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The rat catchers' olympics, Colin Cotterill
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 54 min.))
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9781501957208
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Label
The rat catchers' olympics, Colin Cotterill
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Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT13521699
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 54 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501957208
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT13521699
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
13521699
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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