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Devil's garden

Author: Ace Atkins
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2009] ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this noir crime classic about one of the most notorious trials in American history--the 1921 manslaughter case against silent-screen comedy star Roscoe Fatty Arbuckle--Dashiell Hammett ivestigates what really happened at Arbuckle's San Francisco party and discovers a truth that will change American legal history--and his own life forever.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Noir fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Roscoe Arbuckle; Virginia Rappe; Dashiell Hammett; Roscoe Arbuckle; Dashiell Hammett; Virginia Rappe; Roscoe Arbuckle; Virginia Rappe; Dashiell Hammett
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ace Atkins
ISBN: 9780399155369 0399155368 9780425232668 0425232662
OCLC Number: 233548970
Notes: Map on endpapers.
Description: 354 pages : color map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ace Atkins.
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In this noir crime classic about one of the most notorious trials in American history--the 1921 manslaughter case against silent-screen comedy star Roscoe Fatty Arbuckle--Dashiell Hammett ivestigates what really happened at Arbuckle's San Francisco party and discovers a truth that will change American legal history--and his own life forever.

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