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The gilded man

John Dickson Carr

The gilded man

by John Dickson Carr

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Merrivale, Henry, Sir (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Carter Dickson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.C2317 Gi, PS3505.A763 Gi
    The Physical Object
    Pagination284 p. ;
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6436182M
    LC Control Number42014999
    OCLC/WorldCa2648876

      Author of Death of An American Beauty, Book 3 in the Jane Prescott series set in the Gilded Age of New York, Mariah Fredericks recounts the stories of two real-life women of the Gilded Age who got away with murder. Postel's book is a perfect counterbalance to Hofstader's Age of Reform. Michael McGerr, A Fierce Discontent: The Rise and Fall of the Progressive Movement in America, (Oxford University Press, ) McGerr's book shows how Progressive reformers walked a fine line balancing between advancing the social good and individual liberty. She.

    Mark Twain and the Gilded Age Coined by Samuel Clemens (Twain’s pen name) in his book of the same name: Explored political and economic corruption in the U.S.-Central characters were tied together in a govt RR bribery scheme-Depicted a U.S. society that, despite its appearance of promise and prosperity, was riddled with corruption and scandal. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Kamla and the gilded man by Gerrit Barron, , Educatieve Uitgeverij Sorava edition, in EnglishPages:

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