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The diamond thieves

Arthur John Arbuthnott Stringer

The diamond thieves

by Arthur John Arbuthnott Stringer

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by A.L. Burt in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS8537 T845 D5
The Physical Object
Pagination416p.
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26553864M

  Chinese Cooking for Diamond Thieves (Book): Lowry, Dave: "Driving home after being kicked out of college, Tucker meets and picks up the mysterious Corinne Chang at a rest stop. Infatuated, and with nothing better to do, he ends up with her in St. Louis, where he gets a job as a chef in a Chinese restaurant. Even though he's a gwai lo--a foreign devil--his cooking skills impress the Chinese. Chinese Cooking for Diamond Thieves is fast paced with plenty of action and intrigue, and just enough exaggeration to entertain. Snappy dialogue, liberally laced with sarcasm, is delivered with expert timing. Lowry's protagonist is an unusual guy/5(2).

  In , thieves cleared vaults at the Antwerp Diamond Centre during a weekend, with diamonds, gold and jewellery worth over $million taken. The . The largest, most successful gang of diamond thieves in the world is credited with over heists worth $ million -- and it's getting bigger and more daring every year.

Chinese Cooking for Diamond Thieves | Driving home after being kicked out of college, Tucker meets and picks up the mysterious Corinne Chang at a rest stop. Infatuated, and with nothing better to do, he ends up with her in St. Louis, where he gets a job as a chef in a Chinese : Mariner Books. Chinese Cooking for Diamond Thieves Dave Lowry. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $ trade paper (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book Restaurant critic and.


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