Omar Yussef helps the chief of police in Nablus to solve the murder of a young Samaritan.
Palestinian crime drama. Schoolteacher Omar Yussef tries to clear a student of murder.
Mark Lawson examines how mystery novels have reflected five different political systems.
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Mark Lawson looks at crime fiction as a form for exploring social change around the world.
Mark Lawson looks at crime fiction as a form for exploring social change around the world
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Taut crime thriller by Polish writer Zygmunt Miloszewski, dramatised by Mark Lawson.
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Mark Lawson presents a history of modern Europe through literary detectives
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