In this noir crime classic about one of the most notorious trials in American history--the 1921 manslaughter case against silent-screen comedy star Roscoe Fatty Arbuckle--Dashiell Hammett investigates what really happened at Arbuckle's San Francisco party and discovers a truth that will change American legal history--and his own life forever.
Map on endpapers.
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: 354 p. : col. map ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (trade pbk.) :$15.00
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