The kings of London
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Published:
New York : Mulholland Books, Little, Brown and Company, 2015.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First North American edition.
ISBN:
9780316246873, 0316246875
Physical Desc:
390 pages ; 25 cm
Status:
Huron Street - Adult Fiction - Historical
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Description

In Breen and Tozer's London, a battle for the soul of the city is being fought between cops and criminals, the corrupt and the corruptible.

London, November 1968. Detective Sergeant Breen has a death threat in his inbox and a mutilated body on his hands. The dead man was the wayward son of a rising politician and everywhere Breen turns to investigate, he finds himself obstructed and increasingly alienated. Breen begins to see that the abuse of power is at every level of society. And when his actions endanger those at the top, he becomes their target. Out in the cold, banished from a corrupt and fracturing system, Breen is finally forced to fight fire with fire.

William Shaw paints the real portrait of London's swinging sixties. Authentic, powerful and poignant, The Kings of London reveals the shadow beyond the spotlight and the crimes committed in the name of liberation.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Shaw, W. (2015). The kings of London. First North American edition. New York: Mulholland Books, Little, Brown and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Shaw, William, 1959-. 2015. The Kings of London. New York: Mulholland Books, Little, Brown and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Shaw, William, 1959-, The Kings of London. New York: Mulholland Books, Little, Brown and Company, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shaw, William. The Kings of London. First North American edition. New York: Mulholland Books, Little, Brown and Company, 2015. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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