The Resource Blood on the moon, James Ellroy, (electronic resource)

Blood on the moon, James Ellroy, (electronic resource)

Label
Blood on the moon
Title
Blood on the moon
Statement of responsibility
James Ellroy
Title variation
Cop
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the first Lloyd Hopkins novel, an L.A. homicide detective chases a cunning serial killer Lloyd Hopkins was not yet a cop when the Watts riots ripped Los Angeles apart. A member of the California National Guard, he had dreams of trading in his khaki uniform for blue-of serving and protecting instead of learning to kill. Called in to patrol the streets of South Central Los Angeles during the riots, he discovered that safeguarding his city often meant shedding blood. Seventeen years later, Hopkins wears plainclothes. He has everything he had dreamed of as a young soldier: a wife, a family, and a detective's commission. But the city's finest homicide detective is about to be tested. Twenty women are dead, and to find their killer this good cop must learn to think like the madman
Member of
Summary
Detective Sergeant Lloyd Hopkins of the LAPD, fueled by a desire to protect innocence, confronts a murderer who is driven by the same forces when he investigates a series of murders of young women in the Los Angeles area
Tone
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026060
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1948-
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Ellroy, James
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
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hoopla digital
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True
Series statement
L. A. noir trilogy
Series volume
0001
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  • Police
  • Women
  • Serial murders
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Blood on the moon, James Ellroy, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11553198
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453227978
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11553198
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Blood on the moon, James Ellroy, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11553198
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453227978
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11553198
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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