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Acqua alta

Donna Leon (author), Titia Ram (translator)
De Amerikaans archeologe Brett Lynch wordt bruut in elkaar geslagen voor de deur van haar Venetiaanse woning. Met uitzondering van commissario Guido Brunetti maakt men zich er bij de politie niet zo druk over: Lynch is immers buitenlandse en lesbisch bovendien. Maar wanneer twee dagen later het lijk wordt gevonden van dottore Semenzato, de museumdirecteur met wie Lynch die week een afspraak zou he
Title
Acqua alta
Author
Donna Leon
Translator
Titia Ram
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
Acqua alta
Publisher
Amsterdam: De Bezige Bij, 2013
ISBN
9789023477754
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About Donna Leon

Donna Leon (; born September 28, 1942, in Montclair, New Jersey) is the American author of a series of crime novels set in Venice, Italy, featuring the fictional hero Commissario Guido Brunetti. In 2003, she received the Corine Literature Prize.

Leon lived in Venice for over 30 years and now resides in the small village of Val Müstair in the mountains of Grisons in Switzerland. She also has a home in Zurich. In 2020 she became a Swiss citizen. She was a lecturer in English literature for the University of Maryland University College – Europe (UMUC-Europe) in Italy and taught English from 1981 to 1990 at an American military base in Italy. She has stopped teaching and concentrated on writing and other cultural activities in the field of music (especially baroque music).

Her Commissario Brunetti novels all take place in or around Venice. They are written in English and have been translated into many foreign languages, but – at Leon's request – not int…Read more on Wikipedia

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