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Outsider in Amsterdam

Outsider in Amsterdam( )
Author: Van de Wetering, Janwillem
Series title:Amsterdam Cops Ser.
ISBN:978-1-61695-300-3
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Soho Press, Incorporated
Imprint:Soho Crime
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $9.99
Book Description:

The first Amsterdam Cops mystery On a quiet street in downtown Amsterdam, a man is found hanging from the ceiling beam of his bedroom, upstairs from the new religious society he founded: a group that calls itself "Hindist" and supposedly mixes elements of various Eastern traditions. Detective-Adjutant Gripstra and Sergeant de Gier of the Amsterdam police are sent to investigate what looks like a simple suicide, but they are immediately suspicious of the...
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Book Details
Pages:288
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Crime
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Police Procedural
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5 x 7.5 x 0.8 Inches
Book Weight:0.47 Pounds
Author Biography
Van de Wetering, Janwillem (Author)
Janwillem Van de Wetering was born in Rotterdam, Netherlands on February 12, 1931.

He traveled extensively, both geographically and philosophically, his adventures ranging from being a motorcycle gang member to a Buddhist, a real estate salesman in Australia to an exporter in Holland.

He was a police officer in Amsterdam from 1966 to 1975 and his crime novels featuring detectives Grijpstra and De Gier were based on his experiences. He also wrote a trilogy based on the time he spent at a Japanese Zen Buddhist monastery and wrote children's books about a porcupine named Hugh Pine. In 1984, he received the French Grand Prix de Littérature Policière. He died on July 4, 2008 at the age of 77.

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