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The Lasko tangent

Author: Richard North Patterson; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mr. Patterson is a natural storyteller ... Fast moving ... A handsome job."THE NEW YORK TIMESWilliam Lasko is a self-made millionaire who's got an eye for wealth and influence, the ear of the president, and a talent for using both to get what he wants. Now the Economic Crimes Commission wants the corrupt, untouchable Lasko brought down--and U.S. Attorney Christopher Paget is tapped to take on the job. To gather  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Legal stories
Suspense fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Patterson, Richard North.
Lasko tangent.
New York : Norton, ©1979
(OCoLC)795299553
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard North Patterson; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 0393011909 9780393011906 034532532X 9780345325327
OCLC Number: 4515272
Description: 255 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Richard North Patterson.
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"Mr. Patterson is a natural storyteller ... Fast moving ... A handsome job."THE NEW YORK TIMESWilliam Lasko is a self-made millionaire who's got an eye for wealth and influence, the ear of the president, and a talent for using both to get what he wants. Now the Economic Crimes Commission wants the corrupt, untouchable Lasko brought down--and U.S. Attorney Christopher Paget is tapped to take on the job. To gather enough evidence to nail Lasko without alienating the White House, Paget's got to go by the book. But Lasko makes his own rules. And eliminating enemies is William Lasko's golden one ...

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