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Killer on the road

by James Ellroy

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Published by Avon in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJames Ellroy.
The Physical Object
Pagination280 p. ;
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18665786M
ISBN 100380899345

His books include collections of poetry, religious works, and children's books. He has also recorded four audio books. All of his books are available online. His interest in crimes and criminal investigations has led him to write this crime fiction novel, Killer by the Road. This is the third book in the Detective Jack Revelle Mystery Series. Out in paperback: Killer on the Road Starting in the s, Americans eagerly built the planet's largest public work: the 42,mile National System of Interstate and Defense Highways. Before the concrete was dry on the new roads, however, a specter began haunting them--the highway killer.

Killer Road Trip: Cozy Mysteries Women Sleuths is about Loretta Sweet, her uncle, Ichabod, and sister Lacy, who go on a trip to Las Vegas. While Lacy, stays behind at the hotel, Loretta and her uncle take a bus ride to see the Hoover Dam/5(15). Road to Redemption. Can talking to a killer help one woman heal in the aftermath of the murders of her sister and brother-in-law?

‘In Cold Blood’ Killer’s Never-Published Memoir Raises Questions About His Motive Richard Hickock, one of the killers depicted in Truman Capote’s true crime classic, wrote his own account. In her book Killer on the Road: Violence and the American Interstate, published by the University of Texas Press in April, author Ginger Strand writes that highway violence followed hard on the.


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Starting in the s, Americans eagerly built the planet’s largest public work: the 42, mile National System of Interstate and Defense Highways.

Before the concrete was dry on the new roadsCited by: 3. "Killer on the Road" is possibly James Ellroy's best book, one that's sadly overlooked, forgotten, written off as "just an early work", and not a novel to attach as much admiration to /5. Apr 04,  · Killer on the Road book. Read 48 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Starting in the s, Americans eagerly built the planet’s larg /5. Killer on the Road is a crime novel by James Ellroy. First published init is a non-series book between the Lloyd Hopkins Trilogy and the L.A.

Quartet. It was first released by Avon as a mass-market paperback original under the title Silent Terror, Author: James Ellroy. Sep 05,  · Ginger Strand’s new book, “Killer on the Road: Violence and the American Interstate,” examines the links between random killings and the anonymity and soullessness bred by.

James Ellroy is known for writing characters in various forms of craze and psychosis, and I'm happy to say that Killer on the Road does just that, giving us Martin Plunkett, the ruthless serial killer that we follow through the book. The book starts out wonderfully, with Ellroy's style firing on all trc-music.com by: 2.

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He went by many names: the Hitcher, the Freeway Killer. Through the stories of highway killers, we see how the "killer on the road," like the train robber, the gangster, and the mobster, entered the cast of American outlaws, and how the freeway-conceived as a road to utopia-came to be feared as a highway to hell.4/5(1).

Killer on the Road. In the mid-fifties, Congress transformed how the American nation traveled, lived, and worked. The Federal-Aid Highway Act of green-lighted the planet's largest public work: the 42,mile National System of Interstate and Defense Highways.

Detailed Review Summary of Killer on the Road by James Ellroy And the book demonstrates why this is the case. Killer is a titillating, clever volume that mixes the sweeping sociological assertions of an urban-studies textbook with the chilling gore of true-crime stories/ Killer on the Road Killer on the Road.

Killer on the Road was written by and Ginger Strand. The page book was published by University of Texas Press in with an ISBN 10 of Most books are now available in ebook, pdf and audible formats.

Sep 09,  · Each of the chapters in her book concentrates on an infamous highway killer and the particular threat he personified to his generation. the road killer was issued his official ticket to ride. Sorry no book found.

Search here. © Writerspace. All rights reserved. | Contact UsContact Us. Jun 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Killer on the Road book by James Ellroy. Martin Michael Plunkett is a product of his times -- the possessor of a genius intellect, a pitiless soul of brushed steel, and a heart of blackest evil.

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Sep 01,  · In a interview discussing the forthcoming Killer Road, Smith pinpointed the common theme she senses in Nico’s writing, and what appealed to her about the project: the focus on the idea of /Get this from a library! Killer on the road. [James Ellroy] -- With carnal tendencies forged in the fires of L.A.'s Charles Manson hysteria, Martin Michael Plunkett comes to San Francisco--and submits to savage and terrible impulses that reveal to him his true.Aug 19,  · The peer-reviewed conclusions that are presented in his recently published book, Murder City: The Untold Story of Canada’s Serial Killer Capital, identifies two of the killers for the first time.