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Billy Bathgate (sous réserve)
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Author: E.-L. Doctorow, Jean-Pierre Carasso, Jacqueline Huet
By the same author as "Ragtime", and "The Book of Daniel", this novel is set in New York in the days of the Depression. It is the story of Billy Bathgate, who joins the notorious Dutch Schulz gang as a good luck charm, protege and apprentice mobster.
ISBN-13: 9782879294049
ISBN-10: 2879294045
Publication Date: 6/6/2003
Pages: 384
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Publisher: Editions de l'Olivier
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette
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I couldn't put this book down. I read it the first time when it was originally published and it was just as good, or better the second time. D. L. Doctorow is a marvelous author and actually paints visual images with his long, run-on sentences. A good read about a teenage boy who becomes a part-time operative in Dutch Schultz's gang in the l930's. Loved it!!
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Fascinating portrait of a past era. A great character portrait.
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