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   Speaker of Mandarin, The, by Ruth Rendell  
  Novel, first publication in 1983
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      Chief Inspector Wexford is in China, visiting ancient tombs and palaces with a group of British tourists. After their return to England, one of his fellow tourists is found murdered. As he questions other members of the group, Wexford finds secrets of greed, treachery, theft, and adultery, leading the distressed inspector to ask not who is innocent, but who is least guilty . . .

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  • Wexford (#12)

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  • 20th Century
  • China
  • Cops - Sheriff
  • Earth
  • Murders
  • Mystery
  • Thieves

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