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City of God

Author: Tom Grimes
Publisher: London : Picador, 1996, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A manhunt for a black cop killer touches off a riot which becomes a multimedia event with everyone getting in on the act. The hero is a black detective in a near-future America of ever-greater economic disparity, where the rich live in citadels and the streets are policed from the air by helicopter gunships. By the author of A Stone of the Heart.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Dystopias
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Grimes
ISBN: 0330344579 9780330344579 0330341138 9780330341134
OCLC Number: 59619645
Description: 318 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Tom Grimes.

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In the Los Angeles of the near future, impelled by a gangsta-rap "Hate-Funk-Jam", a young black man kills two police officers. Public revulsion and paranoia lead to riots and looting. Meanwhile,  Read more...

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