The Quarry

The Quarry

Friedrich Dürrenmatt

brief novel that includes Durrenmatt's renowned personality, Police leader Barlach. solid, speedy examining. one of many higher authors of detective fiction.

Durrenmatt, a Swiss writer writing in German, used to be presented the Georg Buchner prize: the main prestigious prize for writers within the German language.

Police leader inspector Baerlach has simply gone through surgical procedure while his pal and general practitioner, Hugentobler, thinks he acknowledges one in every of his personal colleagues on a existence journal photo. the item is set Dr. Neyle, a nazi healthcare professional who practiced surgical procedure with no anesthesia within the extermination camps. This Dr. Neyle may possibly now be the eminent proprietor of a personal medical institution for filthy rich humans in Zurich, Switzerland. Baerlach convinces his pal to move him in that medical institution below a fake identify. How will Baerlach, who's nonetheless too susceptible to depart his mattress, manage to unmask the evil surgeon?

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