Ellroy, James Perfidia

ISBN 13: 9780434020539

Perfidia

Valutazione media 3,61
( su 2.601 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
 
9780434020539: Perfidia

This book is nominated for the Folio Prize It is December 6 1941. America stands at the brink of World War II. Last hopes for peace are shattered when Japanese squadrons bomb Pearl Harbor. Los Angeles has been a heaven for loyal Japanese-Americans - but now, war fever and race hate grip the city and the Japanese internment begins. The hellish murder of a Japanese family summons three men and one woman. William H. Parker is a captain on the Los Angeles Police. He's superbly gifted, corrosively ambitious, liquored-up and consumed by dubious ideology. He is bitterly at odds with Sergeant Dudley Smith - Irish emigre, ex-IRA killer, fledgling war profiteer. Kay Lake is a 21-year-old dilettante looking for adventure. Hideo Ashida is a police chemist and the only Japanese on the L.A. cop payroll. The investigation throws them together and rips them apart. The crime becomes a political storm centre that brilliantly illuminates these four driven souls - comrades, rivals, lovers, history's pawns. Perfidia is a novel of astonishments. It is World War II as you have never seen it, and Los Angeles as James Ellroy has never written it before. Here, he gives us the party at the edge of the abyss and the precipice of America's ascendance. Perfidia is that moment, spellbindingly captured. It beckons us to solve a great crime that, in its turn, explicates the crime of war itself. It is a great American novel.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Ellroy, James
Editore: William Heinemann (2014)
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: > 20
Da
cbs distribution ltd
(Brecon, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro William Heinemann, 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria ABC675199

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 6,19
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 4,62
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Ellroy, James
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97804340205390000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 13,62
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

James Ellroy
Editore: Cornerstone 2014-09-11, London (2014)
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi paperback Quantità: 5
Da
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Cornerstone 2014-09-11, London, 2014. paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 9780434020539

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 8,32
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 5,54
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

James Ellroy
Editore: Cornerstone, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Cornerstone, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 232 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This book is nominated for the Folio Prize It is December 6 1941. America stands at the brink of World War II. Last hopes for peace are shattered when Japanese squadrons bomb Pearl Harbor. Los Angeles has been a heaven for loyal Japanese-Americans - but now, war fever and race hate grip the city and the Japanese internment begins. The hellish murder of a Japanese family summons three men and one woman. William H. Parker is a captain on the Los Angeles Police. He s superbly gifted, corrosively ambitious, liquored-up and consumed by dubious ideology. He is bitterly at odds with Sergeant Dudley Smith - Irish emigre, ex-IRA killer, fledgling war profiteer. Kay Lake is a 21-year-old dilettante looking for adventure. Hideo Ashida is a police chemist and the only Japanese on the L.A. cop payroll. The investigation throws them together and rips them apart. The crime becomes a political storm centre that brilliantly illuminates these four driven souls - comrades, rivals, lovers, history s pawns. Perfidia is a novel of astonishments. It is World War II as you have never seen it, and Los Angeles as James Ellroy has never written it before. Here, he gives us the party at the edge of the abyss and the precipice of America s ascendance. Perfidia is that moment, spellbindingly captured. It beckons us to solve a great crime that, in its turn, explicates the crime of war itself. It is a great American novel. Codice libro della libreria LIB9780434020539

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 16,98
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

James Ellroy
Editore: Cornerstone, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Cornerstone, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 232 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This book is nominated for the Folio Prize It is December 6 1941. America stands at the brink of World War II. Last hopes for peace are shattered when Japanese squadrons bomb Pearl Harbor. Los Angeles has been a heaven for loyal Japanese-Americans - but now, war fever and race hate grip the city and the Japanese internment begins. The hellish murder of a Japanese family summons three men and one woman. William H. Parker is a captain on the Los Angeles Police. He s superbly gifted, corrosively ambitious, liquored-up and consumed by dubious ideology. He is bitterly at odds with Sergeant Dudley Smith - Irish emigre, ex-IRA killer, fledgling war profiteer. Kay Lake is a 21-year-old dilettante looking for adventure. Hideo Ashida is a police chemist and the only Japanese on the L.A. cop payroll. The investigation throws them together and rips them apart. The crime becomes a political storm centre that brilliantly illuminates these four driven souls - comrades, rivals, lovers, history s pawns. Perfidia is a novel of astonishments. It is World War II as you have never seen it, and Los Angeles as James Ellroy has never written it before. Here, he gives us the party at the edge of the abyss and the precipice of America s ascendance. Perfidia is that moment, spellbindingly captured. It beckons us to solve a great crime that, in its turn, explicates the crime of war itself. It is a great American novel. Codice libro della libreria LIB9780434020539

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 17,04
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

James Ellroy
Editore: William Heinemann Ltd 2014-09-11 (2014)
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Quantità: 3
Da
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro William Heinemann Ltd 2014-09-11, 2014. Condizione libro: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Codice libro della libreria NU-LBR-01361969

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 13,70
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,45
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

James Ellroy
Editore: ABC-Clio, Incorporated
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Quantità: 1
Da
Majestic Books
(London, ,, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro ABC-Clio, Incorporated. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 95272024

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 15,55
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 4,75
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Ellroy, James
Editore: William Heinemann (2014)
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: > 20
Da
smeikalbooks
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro William Heinemann, 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Brand new book. Fast shipping form our UK warehouse in eco-friendly packaging. Fast, efficient and friendly customer service. Codice libro della libreria 9780434020539N

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 15,45
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 5,72
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Ellroy, James
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Quantità: 5
Da
English-Book-Service Mannheim
(Mannheim, Germania)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Publisher/Verlag: Random House UK | A new novel from Ellroy is always a publishing event. That Perfidia is the first volume of his 'Second L.A. Quartet' makes this publication even more exciting. | Nominated for the Folio PrizeIt is December 6 1941. America stands at the brink of World War II. Last hopes for peace are shattered when Japanese squadrons bomb Pearl Harbor. Los Angeles has been a haven for loyal Japanese-Americans - but now, war fever and race hate grip the city and the Japanese internment begins.The hellish murder of a Japanese family summons three men and one woman. William H. Parker is a captain on the Los Angeles Police. He's superbly gifted, corrosively ambitious, liquored-up and consumed by dubious ideology. He is bitterly at odds with Sergeant Dudley Smith - Irish émigré, ex-IRA killer, fledgling war profiteer. Kay Lake is a 21-year-old dilettante looking for adventure. Hideo Ashida is a police chemist and the only Japanese on the L.A. cop payroll. The investigation throws them together and rips them apart. The crime becomes a political storm centre that brilliantly illuminates these four driven souls - comrades, rivals, lovers, history's pawns.Perfidia is a novel of astonishments. It is World War II as you have never seen it, and Los Angeles as James Ellroy has never written it before. Here, he gives us the party at the edge of the abyss and the precipice of America's ascendance. Perfidia is that moment, spellbindingly captured. It beckons us to solve a great crime that, in its turn, explicates the crime of war itself. It is a great American novel. | Format: Paperback | Language/Sprache: english | 850 gr | 233x151x36 mm | 720 pp. Codice libro della libreria K9780434020539

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 6,99
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 15,00
Da: Germania a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

James Ellroy
Editore: Random House UK Ltd Sep 2014 (2014)
ISBN 10: 0434020532 ISBN 13: 9780434020539
Nuovi Taschenbuch Quantità: 1
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Random House UK Ltd Sep 2014, 2014. Taschenbuch. Condizione libro: Neu. 233x149x40 mm. Neuware - Nominated for the Folio Prize It is December 6 1941. America stands at the brink of World War II. Last hopes for peace are shattered when Japanese squadrons bomb Pearl Harbor. Los Angeles has been a haven for loyal Japanese-Americans - but now, war fever and race hate grip the city and the Japanese internment begins. The hellish murder of a Japanese family summons three men and one woman. William H. Parker is a captain on the Los Angeles Police. He's superbly gifted, corrosively ambitious, liquored-up and consumed by dubious ideology. He is bitterly at odds with Sergeant Dudley Smith - Irish émigré, ex-IRA killer, fledgling war profiteer. Kay Lake is a 21-year-old dilettante looking for adventure. Hideo Ashida is a police chemist and the only Japanese on the L.A. cop payroll. The investigation throws them together and rips them apart. The crime becomes a political storm centre that brilliantly illuminates these four driven souls - comrades, rivals, lovers, history's pawns. Perfidia is a novel of astonishments. It is World War II as you have never seen it, and Los Angeles as James Ellroy has never written it before. Here, he gives us the party at the edge of the abyss and the precipice of America's ascendance. Perfidia is that moment, spellbindingly captured. It beckons us to solve a great crime that, in its turn, explicates the crime of war itself. It is a great American novel. 701 pp. Englisch. Codice libro della libreria 9780434020539

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 17,49
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 4,95
Da: Germania a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro