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The Fifth Elephant
By Stephen Briggs (narrator) and Terry Pratchett
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Isis Audio
Publication date January 30, 2001
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Una rep
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780753111321
ISBN-10 0753111322
Dimensions 1.75 by 7.50 by 7.50 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Original list price $89.95
Other format details audio
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Everyone knows that the world is flat, and supported on the backs of four elephants. But weren't there supposed to be five? Indeed there were. So where is it?...When duty calls. Commander Vimes of the Ankh-Morpork constabulary answers. Even when he doesn't want to. He's been "invited" to attend a royal function as both detective and diplomat. The one role he relishes; the other requires, well, ruby tights. Of course where cops (even those clad in tights) go, alas, crime follows. An attempted assassination and a theft soon lead to a desperate chase from the low halls of Discworld royalty to the legendary fat mines of Uberwald, where lard is found in underground seams along with tusks and teeth and other precious ivory artifacts. It's up to the dauntless Vimes -- bothered as usual by a familiar cast of Discworld inhabitants (you know, trolls, dwarfs, werewolves, vampires and such) -- to solve the puzzle of the missing pachyderm. Which of course he does. After all, solvin

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Paperback
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New edition from Transworld Pub (November 6, 2008)
9780552154222 | details & prices | 464 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $12.65
This edition also contains Fifth Elephant
About: Sam Vimes is a man on the run.
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780753111321
 
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Una rep edition from Isis Audio (January 30, 2001)
9780753111321 | details & prices | 7.50 × 7.50 × 1.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $89.95
About: Everyone knows that the world is flat, and supported on the backs of four elephants.

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