The Resource The hot rock, Donald E. Westlake, (electronic resource)

The hot rock, Donald E. Westlake, (electronic resource)

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The hot rock
Title
The hot rock
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Donald E. Westlake
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Language
eng
Summary
Edgar Award Finalist: Fresh out of prison, John Dortmunder plans a heist that could mean war in this thriller by Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Donald E. Westlake. John Dortmunder leaves jail with ten dollars, a train ticket, and nothing to make money on but his good name. Thankfully, his reputation goes far. No one plans a caper better than Dortmunder. His friend Kelp picks him up in a stolen Cadillac and drives him away from Sing-Sing, telling a story of a $500,000 emerald that they just have to steal. Dortmunder doesn't hesitate to agree. The emerald is the crown jewel of a former British colony, lately granted independence and split into two nations: one for the Talabwo people, one for the Akinzi. The Akinzi have the stone, the Talabwo want it back, and their UN representative offers a fine payday to the men who can get it. It's not a simple heist, but after a few years in stir, Dortmunder could use the challenge
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Dewey number
813/.5/4
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.E9
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
The hot rock, Donald E. Westlake, (electronic resource)
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The hot rock, Donald E. Westlake, (electronic resource)
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cr
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Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
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Isbn
9781480404472
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Specific material designation
remote
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(CaAE) frd00017036

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