Murder, lust, shame, hypocrisy, and suicide are at the center of
The Guiltless, Hermann Broch's novel about the disintegration of
European society in the first three decades of the twentieth
century. Broch's characters -- an apathetic man who can barely
remember his own name (Broch mostly refers to him as A.); a
high-school teacher and his ...
In prohibition-era Southern California, real life detectives
Charles D. Siringo and Dashiell Hammett must solve a mystery
involving a ruthless politician--Joseph P. Kennedy. With sharp
dialogue and rich historical background, "Ragtime Cowboys" is an
exciting, suspenseful tale in which the Old West and Hollywood
collide. Los Angeles, 1921: ...