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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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 thievery turns 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. "--
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. "--
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10304552
Cataloging source
PABRO
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Estleman, Loren D
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Nineteen twenties
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Ragtime cowboys, Loren D. Estleman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9780765334541
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
bd 14015008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
106843435
Label
Ragtime cowboys, Loren D. Estleman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9780765334541
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
bd 14015008
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
106843435

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