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The Resource Road to paradise, Max Allan Collins

Road to paradise, Max Allan Collins

Label
Road to paradise
Title
Road to paradise
Statement of responsibility
Max Allan Collins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Running a casino for the mob in the early 1970s, former Mafia hit man Michael Satariano refuses an order to kill a particularly violent mobster and is subsequently framed for the man's murder
Member of
Summary
Lake Tahoe, 1973 and Michael Satariano has reached middle age, with a loving family and a son serving in Vietnam. Michael in his earlier days fought the Capone mob in Chicago is now running a casino for the mob, and has left his killing days behind him...or so he thinks....then godfather Sam Giancana orders him to hit a violent and vulnerable gangster, but Michael refuses. Michael turns state's witness to save his family, and is put on the Witness Protection Program. The family is relocated to paradise in Arizona, but finds himself facing a wrath so cruel that Michael, who was raised by a hitman father, is unprepared and shocked. Michael must now return to the road and the violent way of life he thought he had escaped
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
138445
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collins, Max Allan
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Road to Perdition novels
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mafia
  • Arizona
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Organized crime
  • Witnesses
  • Murder victims' families
  • Criminals
Target audience
adult
Label
Road to paradise, Max Allan Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60414393
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780060540289
Lccn
2005048432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)60414393
Label
Road to paradise, Max Allan Collins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60414393
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780060540289
Lccn
2005048432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)60414393

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