Wake Up to Nightmare Best of Mystery, Police and Private Eye Detectives Investigations [NOOK Book]

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By the late 1920s, Al Capone and the Mob were inspiring not only fear, but piquing mainstream curiosity about the American underworld. Popular pulp fiction magazines like “10 Detectives” capitalized on this, as authors published violent stories that focused on the mayhem and injustice surrounding the criminals, not the circumstances behind the crime. From within this literary environment emerged many stories and novels about private detectives, also known as private investigators, "private eyes". These stories ...
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Wake Up to Nightmare Best of Mystery, Police and Private Eye Detectives Investigations

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Overview

By the late 1920s, Al Capone and the Mob were inspiring not only fear, but piquing mainstream curiosity about the American underworld. Popular pulp fiction magazines like “10 Detectives” capitalized on this, as authors published violent stories that focused on the mayhem and injustice surrounding the criminals, not the circumstances behind the crime. From within this literary environment emerged many stories and novels about private detectives, also known as private investigators, "private eyes". These stories from the pulp magazines of the early to mid-1900's you are sure to enjoy! This Edition of .99 Cents Best Detective Stories includes; Because a wizard of Wall Street had a dream of murder, the department turned it over to matter-of-fact Detective Daley. But when that nightmare vision turned into daytime reality, it took all of Daley's crime-wise conjuring to bring the killer to bay.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940148120520
  • Publisher: Resounding Wind Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/24/2014
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,123,510
  • File size: 354 KB

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  • Posted May 16, 2014

    fantastic book :)

    fantastic book :)

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