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0399574611
Paperback:G-Man:2018 G-Man
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Author: Hunter
Publication year: 2018
Media class: Paperback
Category: Fiction
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
Series title: Bob Lee Swagger
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The Great Depression was marked by an epidemic of bank robberies and Tommy-gun-toting outlaws who became household names. Hunting them down was the new U.S. Division of Investigation--soon to become the FBI--which was determined to nab the most dangerous gangster this country has ever produced: Baby Face Nelson. To stop him, the Bureau recruited talented gunman Charles Swagger, World War I hero and sheriff of Polk County, Arkansas. Eighty years later, Charles's grandson Bob Lee Swagger uncovers a strongbox containing an array of memorabilia dating back to 1934--a federal lawman's badge, a .45 automatic preserved in cosmoline, a mysterious gun part, and a cryptic diagram--all belonging to Charles Swagger. Bob becomes determined to find out what happened to his grandfather-- and why his own father never spoke of Charles. But as he investigates, Bo

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Not great. Too over-descriptive of people and situations, and flitting from different eras made the story difficult to follow. Best part of the book, the preview of the next book at the end. It looks like Swagger and Stephen Hunter are going back to their roots and focusing on the sniper theme.
15/04/19
gary311060
East Riding
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Paperback:Havana:2004
Author: Hunter, Stephen
Year 2004
Media class: Paperback
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Hardback:I, Ripper:2015
Author: Hunter, Stephen
Year 2015
Media class: Hardback
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Told as a memoir by Jack the Ripper. Just plodded along for me and never got that exciting. The jour
16/02/16
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Book:Time to hunt:1999
Author: Hunter, Stephen
Year 1999
Media class: Book
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Hardback:Hot Springs:2000
Author: Hunter, Stephen
Year 2000
Media class: Hardback
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