Chicago Lightning : The Collected Nathan Heller Short Stories, Library Edition (CompactDisc)

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PMTough, cynical, and clever, Nathan Heller has been called ?the perfect private eye,? the best investigator that Chicago (where ?lightning? means gunfire) has to offer. Created by New York Times bestselling novelist and Road to Perdition creator Max Allan Collins, the classic PI comes vibrantly to life in this collection of thirteen stories, all based on real cases of the 1930s and ?40s. In ?The Blonde Tigress,? Heller encounters a vicious hold-up crew with a brutal female leader, while in ?Scrap? he investigates a union shooting that has national implications. In ?The Perfect Crime? he goes Hollywood to protect the lovely Thelma Todd, with tragic results. The private eye finds himself tangling with notorious mobster Mickey Cohen in a ?Shoot-out On Sunset? and with Al Capone?s successor, Frank Nitti, in ?Screwball.? Heller?s friendship with Eliot Ness finds the two men working together in both ?The Strawberry Teardrop,? in which Heller encounters America?s first serial killer, and ?Natural Death, Inc.? Heller tackles each case with his trademark cynicism and humor, digging into the grimy underbelly of twentieth-century America to uncover the truth at any cos

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Publisher Brilliance Audio Lib Edn
Mfg Part# 9781455835416
SKU 223793850
Format CD
ISBN10 1455835412
Release Date 10/4/2011
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Dimensions (in Inches) 6.25H x 6.5L x 1T
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Editors Note In ?The Blonde Tigress,? Heller encounters a vicious hold-up crew with a brutal female leader, while in ?Scrap? he investigates a union shooting that has national implications. In ?The Perfect Crime? he goes Hollywood to protect the lovely Thelma Todd, with tragic results. The private eye finds himself tangling with notorious mobster Mickey Cohen in a ?Shoot-out On Sunset? and with Al Capone?s successor, Frank Nitti, in ?Screwball.? Heller?s friendship with Eliot Ness finds the two men working together in both ?The Strawberry Teardrop,? in which Heller encounters America?s first serial killer, and ?Natural Death, Inc.? Heller tackles each case with his trademark cynicism and humor, digging into the grimy underbelly of twentieth-century America to uncover the truth at any cost. Tough, cynical, and clever, Nathan Heller has been called ?the perfect private eye,? the best investigator that Chicago (where ?lightning? means gunfire) has to offer.
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Book Format Audio Cassette - Unabridged / Audio CD - Unabridged
Number of Pages 6
Publisher Brilliance Audio

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