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Kolymsky Heights

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Siberia (Russia)
    • Subjects:
    • Siberia (Russia) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLionel Davidson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6054.A87 K65 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination361 p. ;
      Number of Pages361
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1103775M
      ISBN 100312114079
      LC Control Number94028812

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Our hero is super-linguist and multiculturalist Johnny Porter (aka Raven aka Jean-Baptiste Porteur), a native of the Canadian Gitxsan tribe. Nov 02,  · Lionel Davidson obituary In one of his later books, Kolymsky Heights (), Davidson had Dr Johnny Porter, a part-Gitxsan anthropologist-cum-CIA agent from British Columbia, infiltrated into Author: Dennis Barker.

The book won the Crime Writers' Association's Gold Dagger Award (the top prize for crime and spy fiction in Britain) as well as the Authors' Club First Novel Award.

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