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The criminal

Author: Jim Thompson
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1993.
Series: Vintage crime/Black Lizard.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage crime/Black Lizard edView all editions and formats
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A teenage girl is raped and murdered. A father turns his back on his son. A vicious press lord turns justice into a carnival. A terrified boy is railroaded. In the twisted world of Jim Thompson, everyone is guilty, and the worst crimes are unpunishable.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thompson, Jim, 1906-1977.
Criminal.
New York : Vintage Books, 1993
(OCoLC)606049768
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Thompson
ISBN: 0679733140 9780679733140
OCLC Number: 26399761
Notes: "Originally published in somewhat different form by Lion in 1953"--Title page verso.
Description: 120 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Vintage crime/Black Lizard.
Responsibility: Jim Thompson.
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A teenage girl is raped and murdered. A father turns his back on his son. A vicious press lord turns justice into a carnival. A terrified boy is railroaded. In the twisted world of Jim Thompson, everyone is guilty, and the worst crimes are unpunishable.

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