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The Coroner's Lunch

by Colin Cotterill

Hardcover, 257 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $24 |


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Seventy-two-year-old Dr. Siri Paiboun, a coroner in Laos, confronts shamans, dreams, conversations with the dead, and an international cover-up, in his attempts to solve a series of murders of Vietnamese soldiers and the wife of a party leader.