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Joe Gores

Joe Gores

Joe Gores

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by Joe Gores

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Published by American Audio Prose Library .
Written in English

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  • Audio Adult: Other

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12031298M
    ISBN 101556441444
    ISBN 109781556441448

      The book, Gores tells his deferential interlocutor (identified only as “Q”), was chiefly inspired by the Hammett scholar Richard Layman’s remark that “The Maltese Falcon,” serialized in.


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