American Tabloid by James Ellroy

"American Tabloid" is a gritty crime novel that delves into the underbelly of American society during the late 1950s and early 1960s. The narrative follows three rogue law enforcement officers involved in various illicit activities, including drug trafficking, union corruption, and political conspiracies. The story intertwines with real historical events leading up to the JFK assassination, suggesting a sinister link between organized crime, the CIA, and the highest levels of government.

The 1751st greatest book of all time


Published
1995
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
576
Words
164,000
Original Language
English

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