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Back to blood : a novel

Author: Tom Wolfe
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A colorful cast of residents and visitors to Miami go about their daily activities, both legal and illegal. The police launch speeds across Miami's Biscayne Bay with officer Nestor Camacho on board. Into the feverous landscape of the only city in the world where people from a different country with a different language and a different culture have taken over at the ballot box. This melting pot is full of hard cases  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Fiction
Named Person: A Andrae
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Wolfe
ISBN: 9780316036313 0316036315 9780316036337 0316036331 9780316221795 0316221791 9780224097284 0224097288
OCLC Number: 776523682
Description: x, 704 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: We een Mee-AH-mee Now --
The man on the mast --
The hero's welcome --
The daring weak man --
Magdalena --
The pissing monkey --
Skin --
The mattress --
The Columbus Day regatta --
South Beach outreach --
The Super Bowl of the art world --
Ghislaine --
Jujitsu justice --
A la moda Cubana --
Girls with green tails --
The yentas --
Humiliation one --
Humiliation, too --
Na Zdrovia! --
The whore --
The witness --
The knight of Hialeah.
Responsibility: Tom Wolfe.

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As a police launch speeds across Miami's Biscayne Bay - with officer Nestor Camacho on board - Tom Wolfe is off and running.  Read more...
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"Tom Wolfe...remains The Dude when it comes to surveying the crazed, bracing absurdities of our national life... Back to Blood is marked by both Wolfe's stylistic freneticim and his formidable Read more...

 
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