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Author Ellroy, James, 1948-

Title American tabloid : a novel / by James Ellroy.

Imprint New York : Knopf ; New York : Distributed by Random House, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    M ELLROY,JAM    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC ELLROY,J    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 571, [5] p. ; 25 cm.
Summary A novel of the Kennedy era, portraying the president in a far from flattering light. There are three protagonists: a CIA agent who pimps for JFK, another agent who trains anti-Castro rebels, and a lawyer who is a Mafia hunter. Through their eyes are seen the conflicting interests of the Kennedys, the director of the FBI, organized crime, organized labor, Castro and Cuban exiles. By the author of White Jazz.
Subject Political corruption -- Fiction.
Criminals -- Fiction.
Violence -- Fiction
Genre/Form Political fiction
ISBN 0679403914 : $25.00 ($32.95 Can.)

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