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The rogues' game

Author: Milton T Burton
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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1947. An enigmatic man driving a fine Lincoln convertible and accompanied by a beautiful blonde comes to a small West Texas town. Ostensibly, his purpose is to get into a poker game that had been going at the infamous Weilbach Hotel. But as the story unfolds, it becomes apparent that he has a darker motive, one that centers on a sinister local banker named Clifton Robillard. Aided by an old-time hood named Chicken  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Milton T Burton
ISBN: 0312336810 9780312336813
OCLC Number: 57434287
Notes: "Thomas Dunne Books."
Description: 296 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Milton T. Burton.
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An exquisite quest for revenge. In 1947, an enigmatic man driving a fine Lincoln convertible and accompanied by a beautiful blonde, arrives in a small West Texas town. Ostensibly, his purpose is to  Read more...

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"Milton Burton's THE ROGUES' GAME is a sassy western noir novel set in the post World War II Texas oil patch. The combination of petroleum, poker, and revenge makes for a satisfying stew, and I'm Read more...

 
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