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House of thieves : a novel

Author: Charles Belfoure
Publisher: Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Landmark, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When his son racks up an impossible gambling debt to a notorious gang in nineteenth-century New York, John Cross uses his inside knowledge of high-society mansions and museums to craft a perfect heist.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Belfoure
ISBN: 9781492617891 149261789X 0749019573 9780749019570
OCLC Number: 898716978
Description: 412 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Charles Belfoure.

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In 1886 New York, when John Cross's son racks up an unfathomable gambling debt to Kent's Gent's, Cross's entire life becomes a balancing act as he tries to pay the money back, and it will only take  Read more...

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