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Author Rhoades, J. D., 1962- author.

Title The killing look / J.D. Rhoades.

Publication Info. Aberdeen, NJ : Polis Books, 2021.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - New Materials  RHOADES, J.D.    Check Shelf
Edition First hardcover edition.
Description 315 pages ; 23 cm
Summary "Civil War veteran L.D. Cade arrives in 1870s San Francisco, seeking his fortune and a place to end his restless wandering. A job as bodyguard to a flashy real estate speculator seems like just the opportunity he's been looking for. But beneath the glitter and glamour of Gilded Age San Francisco lie festering greed, corruption, and intolerance. It's a dangerous place for an honest man, even one who's as good with a gun as Cade. As he makes his way between the decadent chaos of the notorious Barbary Coast, the luxurious mansions of Russian Hill, and the secretive societies of Chinatown, Cade will face vicious and sadistic enemies, find allies in unexpected places, and encounter a pair of enigmatic women who will change his life forever."--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Veterans -- Fiction.
Bodyguards -- Fiction.
Assassins -- Fiction.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction.
Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Fiction.
Russian Hill (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
ISBN 9781951709495 (hardcover)
1951709497 (hardcover)
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