The far side of the dollar

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In The Far Side of the Dollar , private investigator Lew Archer is looking for an unstable rich kid who has run away from an exclusive reform school--and into the arms of kidnappers. Why are his desperate parents so loath to give Archer the information he needs to find him? And why do all trails lead to a derelict Hollywood hotel where starlets and sailors once rubbed elbows with two-bit grifters--and where the present clientele includes a brand-new corpse? The result is Ross Macdonald at his most exciting, delivering 1,000-volt shocks to the nervous system while uncovering the venality and depravity at the heart of the case.
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Grouping Title far side of the dollar
Grouping Author macdonald ross
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auth_author2 Parker, Tom.
author Macdonald, Ross, 1915-1983.
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display_description The once popular Barcelona Hotel is now boarded up. Starlets and Navy boys once rubbed shoulders there with tycoons and hustlers. Lewis Archer knows that twenty years ago a handful of dreamers and losers came together in the Barcelona. The question now is what kind of deal went down there, and why were a mixed-up rich kid and a beautiful blonde the first to pay the price?
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publishDate 1996, 2008
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series Lew Archer novels
series_with_volume Lew Archer novels|12
subject_facet Archer, Lew (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Mystery fiction, Private investigators -- California -- Fiction
title_display The far side of the dollar
title_full The far side of the dollar / Ross MacDonald, The far side of the dollar [electronic resource] / Ross MacDonald
title_short The far side of the dollar
topic_facet Archer, Lew (Fictitious character), Private investigators