The Resource Blood's a rover, James Ellroy

Blood's a rover, James Ellroy

Label
Blood's a rover
Title
Blood's a rover
Statement of responsibility
James Ellroy
Title variation
Blood is a rover
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Summer, 1968. Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy are dead. The assassination conspiracies have begun to unravel. A dirty-tricks squad is getting ready to deploy at the Democratic Convention in Chicago. Black militants are warring in southside L.A. The Feds are concocting draconian countermeasures. And fate has placed three men at the vortex of history. A stand-alone sequel to The Cold Six Thousand
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Summary
Blood's A Rover takes us into the seventies. MLK and RFK are dead. The Democratic National Convention in Chicago has spawned chaos. There's a punk-kid private eye in L.A. He's clashing with a mob goon and an enforcer for J. Edgar Hoover. There's an armored-car heist and a cache of missing emeralds. There's bad voodoo in the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Amidst it all is a revolutionary, Joan Rosen Klein. The kid P.I., the mob goon, and Hoover's enforcer love her unto death. Blood's A Rover gives us the private nightmare of public policy on an epic scale
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
321272
Cataloging source
BT
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1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellroy, James
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Underworld U.S.A. trilogy
Series volume
0003
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  • Political corruption
  • Conspiracies
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Blood's a rover, James Ellroy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: Century, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
633 pages
Isbn
9780099537793
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Blood's a rover, James Ellroy
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: Century, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
633 pages
Isbn
9780099537793
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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