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The Resource Ragtime Cowboys, Loren D. Estleman

Ragtime Cowboys, Loren D. Estleman

Label
Ragtime Cowboys
Title
Ragtime Cowboys
Statement of responsibility
Loren D. Estleman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Los Angeles, 1921: Ex-Pinkerton Charlie Siringo is living in quiet retirement when Wyatt Earp knocks on his door and asks him to track down his missing horse. Horse thievery turns into a deeper mystery as Siringo and another ex-Pinkerton, the young Dashiell Hammett, follow clues from the streets of Los Angeles to Jack London's farm -- until they discover a conspiracy masterminded by the notorious and powerful Joseph P. Kennedy. These ragtime cowboys chase the truth in a compelling tale of the Old West and early Hollywood
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Summary
"In prohibition-era Southern California, real life detectives Charles D. Siringo and Dashiell Hammett must solve a mystery involving a ruthless politician--Joseph P. Kennedy. With sharp dialogue and rich historical background, Ragtime Cowboys is an exciting, suspenseful tale in which the Old West and Hollywood collide. Los Angeles, 1921: Ex-Pinkerton Charlie Siringo is living in quiet retirement when Wyatt Earp knocks on his door and asks him to track down his missing horse. What begins as horse thieveryturns into a deeper mystery as Siringo and another ex-Pinkerton, the young Dashiell Hammett, follow clues that take them from the streets of Los Angeles to Jack London's farm, until they discover a conspiracy masterminded by the notorious and powerful Joseph P. Kennedy. From the first page to the closing chapter, these ragtime cowboys chase the truth in Loren D. Estleman's compelling tale of the Old West and early Hollywood. "--
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Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10304552
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Estleman, Loren D
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press Large Print Western
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, Joseph P.
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Pinkerton's National Detective Agency
  • Teapot Dome Scandal, 1921-1924
  • Conspiracies
  • Nineteen twenties
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Ragtime Cowboys, Loren D. Estleman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large Print edition.
Extent
381 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410470102
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2014018328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)879538991
Label
Ragtime Cowboys, Loren D. Estleman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large Print edition.
Extent
381 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410470102
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2014018328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)879538991

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