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The Onion Field by Joseph Wambaugh / 1978 Paperback True Crime

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Condition
Acceptable
ISBN
9780440173502
Author
Joseph Wambaugh
Book Title
Onion Field
Language
English
Topic
Murder / General, General
Format
Mass Market
Publisher
Random House Publishing Group
Genre
True Crime, Fiction
Publication Year
1987
Narrative Type
Nonfiction
Intended Audience
Adults
Item Height
1.1in.
Item Length
6.7in.
Item Weight
7.8 Oz
Item Width
4.2in.
Number of Pages
448 Pages
EAN
9780440173502
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  • “heavy edge wear, spine creases, chips at lower edge of cover. Hollywood. 1963. A Saturday night. A ... Read moreabout the seller notes“heavy edge wear, spine creases, chips at lower edge of cover. Hollywood. 1963. A Saturday night. A broken taill...

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The Onion Field

Author: Wambaugh, Joseph

Publication: : Dell, 1978

Binding: Mass Market Paperback

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Condition: Used: Acceptable

Description: heavy edge wear, spine creases, chips at lower edge of cover. Hollywood. 1963. A Saturday night. A broken taillight leads to a routine traffic stop. It shouldn't have changed the lives of the four men involved, but it did. Before the night was over, one was dead, two would find themselves facing the death penalty, and the other's life would never be the same again. Fresh from a string of robberies, the car contained two desperate men who got the drop on the two LAPD cops who stopped them, seized their guns and kidnapped them. They then drove to a rural onion field where they decided to execute the cops. One officer was able to escape, but only at the price of his partner's life. Haunted by horrific memories, wracked by guilt, ostracized by his own, and repeatedly tormented by defence attorneys in one retrial after another as the defendants manipulate the quicksilver legal system, this cop suffered emotional meltdown. Wambaugh, takes us meticulously through the crime, second by second, and then tells the surviving cop's powerful and moving story: the destruction of a forgotten victim. "The Onion Field" is Joseph Wambaugh's best-known and most celebrated work.

Ref#: 047444

Subject: True Crime

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