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Dr. Brinkley's tower : a novel

Author: Robert Hough
Publisher: Hanover, N.H. : Steerforth Press, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
Summary:
In the 1931 war-ravaged Mexico border town of Corazón de la Fuente, where the only enterprise in town is a brothel, Dr. Romulus Brinkley decides to build a gargantuan new radio tower to broadcast his miraculous "goat gland operation" said to cure sexual impotence. Inspired by the shenanigans of a real life American con man.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Hough
ISBN: 9781586422035 1586422030
OCLC Number: 822996111
Notes: Includes questions for discussion.
Description: 420 pages : map ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Doctor Brinkley's tower
Responsibility: Robert Hough.

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In the 1931 war-ravaged Mexico border town of Corazón de la Fuente, where the only enterprise in town is a brothel, Dr. Romulus Brinkley decides to build a gargantuan new radio tower to broadcast his miraculous "goat gland operation" said to cure sexual impotence. Inspired by the shenanigans of a real life American con man.

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