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1947. An enigmatic man driving a fine Lincoln convertible and accompanied by a beautiful blonde comes to a small West Texas town. Ostensibly, his purpose is to get into a poker game that had been going at the infamous Weilbach Hotel. But as the story unfolds, it becomes apparent that he has a darker motive, one that centers on a sinister local banker named Clifton Robillard. Aided by an old-time hood named Chicken Little, the protagonist maneuvers Robillard toward a climax in which we discover that nothing is what it seems to be.--From publisher description.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Columbia Gorge Community College Library 813.6 BURT 2005 (Text) 33892002485994 Main Collection Book None 06/02/2014 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Burton, M (Text) 35178000908411 Adult Fiction Book None 08/03/2005 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0312336810
  • ISBN: 9780312336813
  • Physical Description: 296 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2005.

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1947. An enigmatic man driving a fine Lincoln convertible and accompanied by a beautiful blonde comes to a small West Texas town. Ostensibly, his purpose is to get into a poker game that had been going at the infamous Weilbach Hotel. But as the story unfolds, it becomes apparent that he has a darker motive, one that centers on a sinister local banker named Clifton Robillard. Aided by an old-time hood named Chicken Little, the protagonist maneuvers Robillard toward a climax in which we discover that nothing is what it seems to be.--From publisher description.
Subject: Poker players > Fiction
Texas, West > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction
Bankers > Fiction
Poker > Fiction.

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