The Rebus guided tour: Edinburgh, UK

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This short chapter explores ‘dark destinations’ associated with crime fiction. It focuses on Ian Rankin’s Rebus detective novels, set in Edinburgh, and the guided tour of Edinburgh that is inspired by the novels. In doing this, the chapter reflects on the portrayal of urban life, crime and policing in the novels and tour.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication50 Dark Destinations
Subtitle of host publicationCrime and Contemporary Tourism
EditorsAdam Lynes, Craig Kelly, James Treadwell
Place of PublicationBristol
PublisherPolicy Press
ISBN (Print)9781447362197
Publication statusPublished - 14 Mar 2023


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