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Author Turner, Frederick W., 1937-

Title Redemption / Frederick Turner.

Imprint Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, c2006.


Edition 1st ed.
Description 348 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents Fast-mail -- Tom Anderson -- Mamie -- Adele -- Madame Papaloose -- Toodloo -- Evangeline.
Summary Once a member of New Orleans regular police force, Francis Muldoon now works for the District's vice-lord. His job is to see that the District's volatile mix of sex, alcohol, and gambling doesn't boil over but instead rolls along at a continuous simmer. He patrols his patron's honkytonks, saloons and whorehouses, both the high priced bordellos and the coffinlike cribs where the girls work with only a cot and a washbasin. But, when drawn into a contentious rivalry over the affections of Adele, a beautiful singer, a fatal shoot-out is the inevitable conclusion sending the District into a scalding eruption and leaving him to restore the integrity of his soul.
Subject Police -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Fiction.
Prostitutes -- Fiction.
Organized crime -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Love stories.
ISBN 0151014701 : $24.00
Standard No. 9780151014705

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