A brief history of seven killings: a novel

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"From the acclaimed writer of The Book of Night Women comes a masterful novel framed as a fictional oral history that explores the events and characters surrounding the attempted assassination of Bob Marley during the political turmoil on Jamaica in the late 1970s"--
A tale inspired by the 1976 attempted assassination of Bob Marley spans decades and continents to explore the experiences of journalists, drug dealers, killers, and ghosts against a backdrop of social and political turmoil.
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9781594486005
9781622315383
159448600
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subject_facet Assassins -- Fiction, FICTION / Historical, FICTION / Literary, Historical fiction, Jamaica -- History -- 1962- -- Fiction, Marley, Bob -- Assassination attempts -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction, Oral history -- Fiction, Rastafarians -- Jamaica -- Fiction, Reggae musicians -- Jamaica -- Fiction
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title A brief history of seven killings a novel
title_display A brief history of seven killings
title_full A brief history of seven killings / Marlon James, A brief history of seven killings : a novel [electronic resource] / Marlon James
title_short A brief history of seven killings
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topic Assassins Fiction, FICTION / Historical, FICTION / Literary, Jamaica History 1962- Fiction, Marley, Bob Assassination attempts Fiction, New York (N.Y.) History 20th century Fiction, Oral history Fiction, Rastafarians Jamaica Fiction, Reggae musicians Jamaica Fiction
topic_facet Assassination attempts, Assassins, History, Marley, Bob, Oral history, Rastafarians, Reggae musicians