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Finders keepers : the story of a man who found $1 million

Author: Mark Bowden
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the true story of a longshoreman from South Philadelphia who found $1 million lost from a casino and promptly shared it with everyone he knew.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Joey Coyle; Joey Coyle
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Bowden
ISBN: 087113859X 9780871138590 0802140211 9780802140210
OCLC Number: 49750530
Description: 209 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Day one : Thursday, February 26, 1981 --
Day two : Friday, February 27, 1981 --
Day three : Saturday, February 28, 1981 --
Day four : Sunday, March 1, 1981 --
Day five : Monday, March 2, 1981 --
Day six : Tuesday, March 3, 1981 --
Day seven : Wednesday, March 4, 1981 --
The trial --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Mark Bowden.

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"Finders Keepers" is the remarkable, true tale of an ordinary man faced with an extraordinary moral dilemma, and the fascinating reactions of the family, friends, and neighbors to whom he turns.  Read more...

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"A master at pacing, putting the reader right alongside Joey, feeling the same speed-induced high as he makes dumb and dumber decisions.... Most of all, Mr. Bowden leaves the reader pondering the Read more...

 
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