The Liebermann Papers
Books in series8
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(3.5 based on 63 ratings)
  • 1
    Mortal Mischief | Frank Tallis

    Mortal Mischief

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Frank Tallis
    • Narrated By Richard Burnip
    Overall
    (25)
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    (17)
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    (15)

    Vienna, 1902: A beautiful medium has been found shot dead, and Dr Max Liebermann, a young disciple of Sigmund Freud, is called upon to help his friend Detective Inspector Oskar Rheinhardt investigate her death. The room containing the body has been locked from the inside, and a cryptic note suggests a malevolent supernatural power is at work. Using the new science of psychoanalysis, Liebermann probes the minds of the suspects in an attempt to unravel this bewildering crime.

    It left me hungry for pastry and Strauss.

    The setting, the city of Vienna at its best, made this an engaging story that was difficult to leave. One tends to forget how important and influenti..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 04 2013 by Jessica (Santa Barbara, CA, United States)
  • 2
    Vienna Blood | Frank Tallis

    Vienna Blood

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By Frank Tallis
    • Narrated By Richard Burnip
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    (9)
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    (2)
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    (2)

    Winter in Vienna, 1902: a serial killer embarks upon a bizarre campaign of murder. In this second volume of the Liebermann Papers, Liebermann struggles with his own demons, Against a backdrop of mystery and terror.

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    Vienna Blood: A Max Liebermann Mystery | Frank Tallis

    Vienna Blood: A Max Liebermann Mystery

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Frank Tallis
    • Narrated By Robert Fass
    Overall
    (8)
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    (6)
    Story
    (6)

    In the grip of a Siberian winter in 1902, a serial killer in Vienna embarks upon a bizarre campaign of murder. Vicious mutilation, a penchant for arcane symbols, and a seemingly random choice of victim are his most distinctive peculiarities. Detective Inspector Oskar Rheinhardt summons a young disciple of Freud - his friend Dr. Max Liebermann - to assist him with the case. In the grip of a Siberian winter in 1902, a serial killer in Vienna embarks upon a bizarre campaign of murder.

    Another great mystery in this atmospheric series!

    The Liebermann series are smart murder mysteries set in fin de siecle Vienna, and they're really, really good. A mix of a serial killer hunt plus rea..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 08 2012 by Avid Reader and Listener (Michigan)
  • 3
    Fatal Lies | Frank Tallis

    Fatal Lies

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Frank Tallis
    • Narrated By Robert Fass
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (6)
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    St. Florian’s military school: a young cadet is found dead - his body lacerated with razor wounds. Inspector Oskar Rheinhardt, baffled by details surrounding the case, turns to his friend - the psychiatrist and disciple of Freud - Doctor Max Liebermann, for help. In the closed society of the school, power is everything - and suspicion falls on an elite group of cadets, with a taste for sadism and dangerous games. A tangled web of uneasy relationships is uncovered, at the heart of which are St. Florian’s dark secrets, which Doctor Liebermann, using the new psychoanalytic tools, begins to probe.

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  • 4
    Vienna Secrets | Frank Tallis

    Vienna Secrets

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Frank Tallis
    • Narrated By Robert Fass
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    (6)
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    (5)
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    (5)

    On opposite sides of the city of Vienna in 1903, two men are found beheaded on church grounds. Detective Inspector Oskar Reinhardt is baffled. Could the killer be mentally ill, someone the victims came into contact with? Some are even blaming the murders on the devil. But when psychoanalyst Dr. Max Liebermann learns that both victims were vocal members of a shadowy anti-Semitic group, he turns his gaze to the city's close-knit Hasidic community.

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  • 5
    Vienna Twilight: A Max Liebermann Mystery | Frank Tallis

    Vienna Twilight: A Max Liebermann Mystery

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Frank Tallis
    • Narrated By Robert Fass
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (5)
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    (4)
    Story
    (4)

    In the dynamic and dangerous Vienna of 1903, a brilliant psychoanalyst and a brave detective battle to catch criminals who commit the most clever and brutal crimes. Detective Inspector Oskar Reinhardt finds that young women are being slain in an unnerving - and ingenious - manner, with a small, almost undetectable, hat pin. For Dr. Max Liebermann, the killer is unique in the annals of psychopathology, one who murders in the midst of consensual love. Is the culprit a patient?

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  • 6
    Death and the Maiden: A Max Leibermann Mystery, Book 6 | Frank Tallis

    Death and the Maiden: A Max Leibermann Mystery, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Frank Tallis
    • Narrated By Robert Fass
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (3)
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    (2)
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    (1)

    Ida Rosenkranz is top diva at the Vienna Opera, but she’s gone silent for good after an apparent laudanum overdose. Learning of her professional rivalries and her scandalous affairs with older men, Detective Inspector Oskar Rheinhardt and Dr. Max Liebermann suspect foul play instead. Their investigation leads them into dark and dangerous conflicts with Gustav Mahler, the opera’s imperious director, who is himself the target of a poison pen campaign, and Karl Lueger, Vienna’s mayor.

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    Death and the Maiden | Frank Tallis

    Death and the Maiden

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Frank Tallis
    • Narrated By Gordon Griffin
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    Vienna 1903. An operatic diva, Ida Rosenkrantz, is found dead in her luxurious villa. It appears that she has taken an overdose of morphine, but a broken rib suggests other and more sinister possibilities. Detective Inspector Oskar Rheinhardt seeks the assistance of his young friend, the psychoanalyst Dr. Max Liebermann, and they begin their inquiries at Vienna's majestic opera house.

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