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A history of violence

Author: John Wagner; Vince Locke; Robert Lappan
Publisher: New York : Vertigo Crime, [2011]
Series: Vertigo crime
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tom McKenna is forced to fight for his life after he defends his diner from two killers, which attracts the attention of the media and consequently reveals his whereabouts to the mobsters who hunted him twenty years ago.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Noir fiction
Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Wagner; Vince Locke; Robert Lappan
ISBN: 9781401231897 1401231896 9780857685100 0857685104
OCLC Number: 757927813
Notes: "A graphic mystery"--Back cover.
Originally published: New York : Paradox Press, 1997.
Description: 296 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Vertigo crime
Responsibility: writer, John Wagner ; art, Vince Locke ; letters, Bob Lappan.

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"Mario Puzo collides with Norman Rockwell in a compelling tale of past crimes and present consequences" (Max Allan Collins (Road to Perdition))"

 
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