ISBN: 0099418355 Global Overview for this book
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Blurb from back of the book:
"Within the interconnecting worlds of bigtime gambling, publishing and the film industry, the power of corruption and the corruption of power are nowhere better explored. From New York to La Vegas, Merlyn and his brother Artie obey their own ode o honour in the ferment of contemporary America, where law and organised crime are one and the same ..."
Chief Mourner was aleonblue, who had to be supported throughout the entire event, her distress at not backing the winner of yesterday's Melbourne Cup evident to all, especially the Cemetery Bookkeeper, who had to threaten legal action with regard to the account (I mean, who accepts losing TAB tickets nowadays?). An "arrangement" was made concerning the "we will if you don't" part of the discussion. The Management and Staff of the Book Cemetery extend sincere condolences to all those who, like aleonblue, are losers following yesterday's activities to the South of here. We, as members of the Working Horse Association, were privvy to certain informations concering certain things. We SHALL be having a vacation this year, and Provence is looking pretty damn good.