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The Resource Blood will out : the true story of a murder, a mystery, and a masquerade, Walter Kirn

Blood will out : the true story of a murder, a mystery, and a masquerade, Walter Kirn

Label
Blood will out : the true story of a murder, a mystery, and a masquerade
Title
Blood will out
Title remainder
the true story of a murder, a mystery, and a masquerade
Statement of responsibility
Walter Kirn
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1998, Walter Kirn -- then a young novelist struggling with fatherhood and a dissolving marriage -- set out on a peculiar, fateful errand: to personally deliver a crippled hunting dog from an animal shelter in Montana to the New York apartment of one Clark Rockefeller, a secretive young banker and art collector. Thus began a fifteen-year relationship that drew Kirn deep into the fun-house world of an outlandish, eccentric son of privilege who, one day, would be shockingly unmasked as a brazen serial impostor and brutal double-murderer. Kirn's story of being duped by a real-life Mr. Ripley takes us on a bizarre journey from the posh private club rooms of Manhattan to the hard-boiled courtrooms and prisons of Los Angeles. In Blood Will Out, Kirn lays bare a Dreiseresque tale of class, self-invention, and the great American con
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Has edition
Summary
Describes the author's fifteen-year relationship with eccentric New Yorker Clark Rockefeller, his discovery that Rockefeller was a serial imposter and murderer, and how his old friend's murder trial made him face hard truths about himself
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10280987
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirn, Walter
Dewey number
364.152/3092
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6760.G47
LC item number
K57 2014b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press Large Print Crime Scene
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  • Gerhartsreiter, Christian
  • Kirn, Walter
  • Gerhartsreiter, Christian
  • Kirn, Walter
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Murderers
  • Large type books
  • Large type books
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Murderers
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the true story of a murder, a mystery, and a masquerade
Label
Blood will out : the true story of a murder, a mystery, and a masquerade, Walter Kirn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn876004813
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
323 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410469663
Lccn
2014007745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)876004813
Label
Blood will out : the true story of a murder, a mystery, and a masquerade, Walter Kirn
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn876004813
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
323 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410469663
Lccn
2014007745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)876004813

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