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La compañía de la seda / The Silk Company

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La compañía de la seda / The Silk Company
Title
La compañía de la seda / The Silk Company
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Summary
David Liss, ganador del prestigioso premio Edgar, sorprende con una magnífica novela, protagonizada por un peculiar investigador que debe desentrañar un complot en torno al comercio de la seda con las colonias británicas de ultramar.Londres, 1722. En la época de apogeo del mercado de importación de seda y especias, Benjamin Weaver, judío de extracción humilde, ex boxeador y cazarrecompensas, se ve acorralado por el excéntrico y misterioso millonario Cobb para que investigue en su provecho. Muy pronto Weaver se ve sumergido en una maraña de corrupción, espionaje y competencia desleal cuyo trasfondo son los más oscuros intereses económicos y comerciales. Una vez más, el renombrado autor David Liss combina su profundo conocimiento de la historia con la intriga. Evocadoras caracterizaciones y un cautivador sentido de la ironía sumergen allector en una vívida recreación del Londres de la época y componen un colorido tapiz del comercio con las colonias, las desigualdades sociales y la picaresca de aquellostiempos
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Liss, David
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La compañía de la seda / The Silk Company
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BAKER_TAYLOR:0016365577
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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Isbn
9788425344992
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optical disk
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La compañía de la seda / The Silk Company
Publication
Control code
BAKER_TAYLOR:0016365577
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9788425344992
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True
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optical disk

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