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American Tabloid

A Novel

by James Ellroy

Paperback, 571 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $16 |

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Offers a story of the dark secrets behind Kennedy's election and assassination, the Bay of Pigs, and the roles of the underworld, the CIA, Howard Hughes, Hoover, and three renegade law-enforcement officers

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