The Resource '46, Chicago, Steve Monroe, (ebook)

'46, Chicago, Steve Monroe, (ebook)

Label
'46, Chicago
Title
'46, Chicago
Statement of responsibility
Steve Monroe
Title variation
  • Forty-six Chicago
  • 1946 Chicago
  • Nineteen forty-six Chicago
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dateline Chicago, 1946: Policy, the illegal lottery, makes millions of dollars for racketeers in Chicago's black community. But the numbers don't add up when kingpin Ed Jones is kidnapped. Who grabbed him? The mob? Another policy wheel operator? And why? Gus Carson, World War II veteran, a survivor of the sinking of his ship in the Pacific. A Chicago cop, he's suspended for a late night shooting at a brothel. Enter wealthy politico Arvis Hypoole. He hires Gus to find Jones. The caveat: He's got one week to do it. The challenge: Everyone's looking for Jones and most don't want to find him alive. Author Steve Monroe offers another slice of underworld life told through fact-based fiction. And his protagonist, Carson, is the conduit to the intrigue. Haunted and violent, he staves off pressure with a wisecrack or a hard cross to the jaw. He navigates through a world of gambling, nightlife, shady politics and murder, all the while seeking much more than the kidnapping victim. He's seeking redemption. And there is only one time and one city in which he can find it: '46, Chicago
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1961-
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Monroe, Steve
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Organized crime
  • Police
  • Electronic books
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Nineteen forties
Target audience
adult
Label
'46, Chicago, Steve Monroe, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
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Isbn
9781504012577
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11613653
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11613653
System control number
MWT11613653
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
'46, Chicago, Steve Monroe, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781504012577
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11613653
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11613653
System control number
MWT11613653
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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