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The king of ragtime

Author: Larry Karp
Publisher: Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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It's 1916, and time's running out for Scott Joplin. Before he dies, he wants to secure his place in history by writing a musical drama. When Irving Berlin flatly denies receiving the manuscript, Joplin's young piano student, Martin Niederhoffer, resorts to hiring a hit man.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Named Person: Scott Joplin; Irving Berlin; Irving Berlin; Scott Joplin
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Karp
ISBN: 9781590585269 1590585267
OCLC Number: 227911037
Description: 296 pages ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Larry Karp.

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It's 1916, and time's running out for Scott Joplin. Before he dies, he wants to secure his place in history by writing a musical drama. When Irving Berlin flatly denies receiving the manuscript, Joplin's young piano student, Martin Niederhoffer, resorts to hiring a hit man.

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