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Author James, Marlon, 1970- author.

Title A brief history of seven killings : a novel / Marlon James.

Publication Info. New York : Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA), 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    M JAMES,MAR    DUE 12-21-18 Billed
 PAS Allendale Branch Fiction    FIC JAMES,M    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC JAMES,M    DUE 03-06-20
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC JAMES,M    DUE 03-16-20
 PAS Hastings Branch Fiction    FIC JAMES,M    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Fiction    FIC JAMES,M    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Fiction    FIC JAMES,M    Available
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 PAS Linda Vista Branch Fiction    FIC JAMES,M    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Fiction    FIC JAMES,M    DUE 03-17-20
Edition First Riverhead hardcover edition.
Description xiv, 688 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
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Summary "From the acclaimed writer of The Book of Night Women comes a masterful novel framed as a fictional oral history that explores the events and characters surrounding the attempted assassination of Bob Marley during the political turmoil on Jamaica in the late 1970s"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Original rockers : December 2, 1976 -- Ambush in the night : December 3, 1976 -- Shadow dancin' : February 15, 1979 -- White lines/kids in America : August 14, 1985 -- Sound boy killing : March 22, 1991.
Subject Marley, Bob -- Assassination attempts -- Fiction.
Assassins -- Fiction.
Oral history -- Fiction.
Reggae musicians -- Jamaica -- Fiction.
Rastafarians -- Jamaica -- Fiction.
Jamaica -- History -- 1962- -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 9781594486005 (hardback)
159448600X (hardback)
9781594633942 (Riverhead trade paperback)
1594633940 (Riverhead trade paperback)

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