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True Detective (1983) [Novel]
by Max Allan Collins Rating: Weighted - 7.9 / Average - 8.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Nathan Heller
Part: 1

Summary (From the publisher):

Nate Heller is a cop trying to stay straight in one of the most corrupt places imaginable: Prohibition-era Chicago. When he won't sell out, he's forced to quit the force and become a private investigator.

His first client is Al Capone. His best friend is Eliot Ness.

His most important order of business is staying alive.

Original title: True Detective
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryDetective Story and DetectivesPrivate Detective
FictionHistoricalNorth AmericaTwentieth Century

Edition #1: True Detective

True Detective (1983)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "There's a special energy that powers True Detective, the raw brawling energy of 1933 Chicago. Collins' Chicago is perfectly convincing, and so is his detective, Nate Heller. A fine piece of craftsmanship and a deeply satisfying read." Lawrence Block
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Manifested in:

True Detective (2003)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: iBooks
ISBN: 0743458966
Pages: 358

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