American Tabloid

Product Number: EB00171805
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307798435
Publisher: Vintage
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CHOSEN BY TIME MAGAZINE AS ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR "ONE HELLISHLY EXCITING RIDE." —Detroit Free Press The '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 his new communist nation. "HARD-BITTEN...?NGENIOUS...?LLROY SEGUES INTO POLITICAL INTRIGUE WITHOUT MISSING A BEAT." —The New York Times In the thick of it: FBI men Kemper Boyd and Ward Littell. They work every side of the street, jerking the chains of made men, street scum, and celebrities alike, while Pete Bondurant, ex-rogue cop, freelance enforcer, troubleshooter, and troublemaker, has the conscience to louse it all up. "VASTLY ENTERTAINING." —Los Angeles Times Mob bosses, politicos, snitches, psychos, fall guys, and femmes fatale. They're mixing up a molotov cocktail guaranteed to end the country's innocence with a bang. Dig that crazy beat: it's America's heart racing out of control...? "A SUPREMELY CONTROLLED WORK OF ART." —The New York Times Book Review From the Paperback edition.

Author(s): James Ellroy
Original Publish Date: Jun 29, 2011

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Author(s): James Ellroy
Narrator(s): Christopher Lane
Product Number BN8854
Released: Sep 29, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
ISBN: #9781501276576

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