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The case of the love commandos : from the files of Vish Puri, India's most private investigator, Tarquin Hall

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The case of the love commandos : from the files of Vish Puri, India's most private investigator
Title
The case of the love commandos
Title remainder
from the files of Vish Puri, India's most private investigator
Statement of responsibility
Tarquin Hall
Title variation
Love commandos
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Language
eng
Summary
"When Ram and Tulsi fall in love, the young woman's parents are dead set against the union. She's from a high-caste family; he's an Untouchable, from the lowest stratum of Indian society. Young Tulsi's father locks her up and promises to hunt down the 'loverboy dog.' Fortunately, India's Love Commandos, a real-life group of volunteers dedicated to helping mixed-caste couples, come to the rescue. Just after they liberate Tulsi, Ram is mysteriously snatched from his hiding place. It falls to Vish Puri to track down Ram and reunite the star-crossed lovers. Unfortunately, Puri's having a bad month. Not only did he fail to recover a stolen cache of jewels, but his wallet was filched and he has to rely on his Mummy-ji to get it back. To top it all off, his archrival, suave investigator Hari Kumar, is also trying to locate Ram. In the daring race to find Ram, Puri and his team must infiltrate Ram's village and navigate the caste politics shaped by millennia-old prejudices" -- from publisher's web site
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DLC
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6108.A495
LC item number
C35 2013
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Vish Puri mystery
The case of the love commandos : from the files of Vish Puri, India's most private investigator, Tarquin Hall
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When Ram and Tulsi fall in love, the young woman's parents are dead set against the union. She's from a high-caste family; he's an Untouchable, from the lowest strata of Indian society. Young Tulsi's father locks her up and promises to hunt down the "loverboy dog". When said boy disappears, Vish Puri is engaged to find the missing boy, but he is in competition with his arch-rival Hari Kumar
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22 cm.
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Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781451613261
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013009100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SL1228370
  • (OCoLC)835606305

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