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Belshazzar"s Daughter

A Novel of Istanbul (Novels of Istanbul)

by Barbara Nadel

  • 180 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Minotaur .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Police Procedural,
  • English Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Crimes against,
  • Istanbul,
  • Jews,
  • Police,
  • Turkey,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9771881M
    ISBN 100312316534
    ISBN 109780312316532

    Belshazzar’s Daughter. Author(s): Barbara Nadel TripFiction armchair travel by book – INDIA. 29th April TripFiction armchair book travel – India. We may all be confined to quarters for a while, but TripFiction is Read More. Search our database for .   "Belshazzar's Daughter" was an enjoyable read, although at times the developments in the story were over-the-top and unbelievable. I almost got the impression that, toward the end of the novel, the author just wanted to get it over with and thus wrote an unbelievable ending for an otherwise excellent novel/5(6).

    Leonid Meyer is found murdered in his flat in Balat, Istanbul's decrepit Jewish quarter, a swastika daubed on the wall in the old man's blood. But Inspector Cetin Ikmen is quick to eschew the obvious conclusion that this is a racist attack. The evidence leads Ikmen and his young lieutenant, Suleyman, to two people: Robert Cornelius, a teacher. Belshazzar’s Daughter, by Barbara Nadel This book is the first in Nadel's series set in Istanbul featuring Çetin Ikmen, a police inspector who smokes and drinks brandy steadily throughout the day leaving a trail of nasty overfull ashtrays and empty bottles littering his office. His sergeant Mehmet Süleyman, a pretty boy who is.

    Belshazzar’s Daughter by Barbara Nadel Felony & Mayhem, pages, $ (c, US ed. , F&M ed. ) Inspector Çetin Ikmen of the Istanbul, Turkey, police force is the grand creation of British author Barbara : Barbara Tom. About this Item: Headline Book Pub Ltd, London, Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First. first edition mystery, first printing, first in the Inspector Cetin Ikmen series, set in Instanbul, Turkey, fine condition in fine dustjacket, signed by the author on the title page, in protective mylar cover, not remaindered, not ex-libris, not price-clipped, pages toning as.


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Belshazzars Daughter is the first book featuring Inspector Cetin Ikmen, and is set in modern day Istanbul, Turkey. Ikmen's wife Is pregnant with their ninth child, his elderly father lives with them, and he's just been called to the scene of a horrific crime/5.

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Belshazzar, Neo-Babylonian Bel-shar-usur, Greek Baltasar, or Balthasar, (died c. bc), coregent of Babylon who was killed at the capture of the city by the Persians.

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When a brutal murder shocks Istanbul's rundown Jewish quarter, the Turkish police force unleashes their best weapon - the chain-smoking, brandy-swilling Inspector Free shipping over $/5(5). Trained as an actress, she is now a public relations officer for the National schizophrenia Fellowship's Good Companions Service.

She loves Turkey and has been a regular visitor there for over 20 years. She is the author of Belshazzar's Daughter and The Ottoman Cage. Barbara Nadel was born and bred in London.

Trained as an actress, she is now a 4/4(1). Belshazzar’s Daughter, the first of a series highlighting Inspector Cetin Ikmen in each novel, is a police procedural set in modern-day like policemen everywhere, Ikmen works with painstaking precision to solve a heinous crime. The one in Belshazzar’s Daughter involves the murder of an elderly Jewish man and the unsettling appearance of a.

Belshazzar's Daughter (Cetin Ikmen) by Barbara Nadel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library. Belshazzar's daughter. [Barbara Nadel] -- When an elderly man is murdered in Istanbul's decrepit Jewish quarter, it seems frighteningly likely the motive is racial.

Inspector CetinIkmen, husband of Fatma, father of eight and the son of an. A violent murder in Istanbul appears to be fueled by anti-Semitism. Soon after high-strung British schoolteacher Robert Cornelius, working in Istanbul at the Londra Language School, is surprised to see his Turkish lover Natalia rushing down a street of the seamy Jewish Quarter of the city, the brutalized body of elderly Leonid Meyer, a Russian Jew who emigrated during the Author: Barbara Nadel.

Book Description. From the review by Andrew Finkel in Cornucopia Issue Inspector Cetin Ikmen, a policeman in today’s Istanbul, has investigated over a dozen crimes in a series of airport-bookstore-style thrillers, their success emblazoned in.

Belshazzar's Daughter () About book: This story is based in Istanbul, and follows in the footsteps of Inspector Cetin Ikmen and his Sergeant Mehmet Suleyman as they try to solve the mystery of an old Jewish man who has been murdered in a most horrific way.

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The plot in this book is complex, and the writing is fine (other than a handful of times when the addition of commas would have been helpful)/5(77). Buy Belshazzar's Daughter by Barbara Nadel online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 3 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ BELSHAZZAR.

bel-shaz'-ar (belsha'tstsar; Baltasar, Babylonian Bel-shar-usur): According to Danielhe was the Chaldean king under whom Babylon was taken by Darius the Babylonian monuments speak a number of times of a Bel-shar-usur who was the "firstborn son, the offspring of the heart of" Nabunaid, the last king of the Babylonian empire, that had been.

Belshazzar's Daughter Book Summary and Study Guide. Barbara Nadel Booklist Barbara Nadel Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Belshazzar's Daughter; St.

Martin's, Dec ISBN: British expatriate Robert Cornelius works in Istanbul's Londra Language School. He just completes his lessons to eight students when he notices. Belshazzar calls Nebuchadnezzar his “father” in Danielbut this is a generic use of the word father, meaning “ancestor.” During his life, King Nebuchadnezzar had encountered the God of Israel’s power and was humbled by Him (Daniel –37), but twenty years after Nebuchadnezzar’s death, his grandson Belshazzar “praised the.

Belshazzar's Daughter (Book): Nadel, Barbara: When a brutal murder shocks Istanbul's rundown Jewish quarter, the Turkish police force unleashes their best weapon - the chain-smoking, brandy-swilling Inspector Cetin Ikmen, husband to a strict Muslim woman (who disapproves of his drinking) and loving father of eight (with another on the way).

Belshazzar’s Daughter is the first book in Nadel’s Inspector Ikmen mystery series. This is an interesting series, detailing life in Istanbul. The plot in this book is complex, and the writing is fine (other than a handful of times when the /5(77).Belshazzar's feast, or the story of the writing on the wall (chapter 5 in the Book of Daniel) tells how Belshazzar holds a great feast and drinks from the vessels that had been looted in the destruction of the First Temple.A hand appears and writes on the wall.

The terrified Belshazzar calls for his wise men, but they are unable to read the writing.Belshazzar's daughter. New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Nadel.