The Barbarous Coast (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)

The Barbarous Coast (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)


the gorgeous, high-diving blonde had Hollywood desires and stars in her eyes yet now she turns out to have disappeared and not using a hint. employed by way of her hotheaded husband and her rummy “uncle,” Lew Archer sniffs round Malibu and reveals the stink of blackmail, blood-money, and homicide on each expensive silk blouse. Beset by means of soiled police officers, a bumptious boxer became silver monitor lovely boy and a Hollywood tycoon with a gloomy previous, Archer discovers the key of a grisly homicide that simply will not remain hidden.Lew Archer navigates throughout the watery, violent global of wealth and privilege, during this electrifying tale of obsession long past mad.

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