The Resource Live by night, Dennis Lehane

Live by night, Dennis Lehane

Label
Live by night
Title
Live by night
Statement of responsibility
Dennis Lehane
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1926 during Prohibition, Joe Coughlin defies his strict law-and-order upbringing by climbing a ladder of organized crime that takes him from Boston to Cuba, where he encounters a dangerous cast of characters who are all fighting for their piece of the American dream
Title
Live by night
Creator
Summary
In 1926, during the Prohibition, Joe Coughlin defies his strict law-and-order upbringing by climbing a ladder of organized crime that takes him from Boston to Cuba where he encounters a dangerous cast of characters who are all fighting for their piece ofthe American dream. By 1926, Prohibition has given rise to an endless network of underground distilleries, speakeasies, gangsters, and corrupt cops. Joe Coughlin, the youngest son of a prominent Boston Police captain, defies his proper upbringing and his father's strict law-and-order orthodoxy. Graduating from a childhood of petty theft to a career in the pay of the city's most fearsome mobsters, Joe enjoys the riches, thrills, and notoriety of being an outlaw. But life on the dark side carries a heavy price. In a time when ruthless men of ambition armed with cash, illegal booze, and guns battle for control, no one can be trusted. For men like Joe one fate seems more likely than all others, an early death
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Award
Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Novel, 2013.
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10132035
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Coughlin novels
Series volume
0002
Target audience
adult
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Dennis Lehane
Label
Live by night, Dennis Lehane
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A novel"--Cover
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  • BBR
  • CEN
  • EBR
  • FAI
  • GSR
  • ZAC
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Boston, 1926-1929 -- Ybor, 1929-1933 -- All the violent children, 1933-1935
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe large print edition.
Extent
604 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062201393
Isbn Type
(lg. print : softcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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1/605511
System control number
  • (OCoLC)780483952
  • 1/605511
  • OCoLC

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