As readers, we are accustomed to reading stories of war and injustice from the victims' point of view, sympathising with their plight. In Detective Story, the tables have been turned, leaving us in the mind of a monster, as Nobel Laureate Imre Kertesz plunges us into a story of the worst kind, told by a man living outside morality. Now in prison, Antonio Martens is a torturer for the secret police of a recently defunct dictatorship. He requests and is given writing materials in his cell, and what he has to recount is his ...

Detective Story 2017, Vintage Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9781784872182

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Detective Story 2009, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099523390

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Detective Story 2009, Vintage Books USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307279651

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Detective Story 2008, Knopf Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307266446

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Detective Story 2008, Harvill Secker, London

ISBN-13: 9781846551833

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