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American Tabloid : a Novel

Author: James Ellroy; 3M Company.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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CHOSEN BY TIME MAGAZINE AS ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR"ONE HELLISHLY EXCITING RIDE."--Detroit Free PressThe '50s are finished. Zealous young senator Robert Kennedy has a red-hot jones to nail Jimmy Hoffa. JFK has his eyes on the Oval Office. J. Edgar Hoover is swooping down on the Red Menace. Howard Hughes is dodging subpoenas and digging up Kennedy dirt. And Castro is mopping up the bloody aftermath of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Ellroy; 3M Company.
ISBN: 9781448108596 1448108594
OCLC Number: 1004571781
Notes: Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource 1 online resource (592 pages)
Responsibility: Ellroy, James.

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America is about to emerge into a bright new age - an age that will last until the 1000 days of John F Kennedy's presidency. Three men move beneath the glossy surface of power, men allied to the  Read more...

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