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Famous players : the mysterious death of William Desmond Taylor

Author: Rick Geary
Publisher: New York : NBM Comics Lit, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When William Desmond Taylor is found dead of a gunshot wound, the motion picture community cannot believe that Taylor could draw the ire of anyone, let alone a murderer. The ensuing investigation reveals that the well-respected director was not the person he seemed and neither were his friends.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: William Desmond Taylor; William Desmond Taylor; William Desmond Taylor; William Desmond Taylor
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Geary
ISBN: 9781561635603 156163560X 9781561635559 1561635553 9781561635597 1561635596
OCLC Number: 320803698
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: written & illustrated by Rick Geary.
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When William Desmond Taylor is found dead of a gunshot wound, the motion picture community cannot believe that Taylor could draw the ire of anyone, let alone a murderer. The ensuing investigation reveals that the well-respected director was not the person he seemed and neither were his friends.

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