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Harbor nocturne

Joseph Wambaugh

Harbor nocturne

by Joseph Wambaugh

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Center Point Pub. in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books,
  • Police,
  • Human trafficking,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph Wambaugh
    SeriesCenter Point large print edition
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3573.A475 H37 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25239040M
    ISBN 109781611734485
    LC Control Number2012008916

    Joseph Wambaugh, the former LAPD detective, multiple New York Times best-seller, and MWA Grand Master, is known as "the father of the modern police novel" and now, in Harbor Nocturne, he has produced one of the outstanding books of the esthetic-tokyo.coms: 8. Apr 03,  · Read "Harbor Nocturne" by Joseph Wambaugh available from Rakuten Kobo. A “darkly comic, gritty look at life on the streets” from the former LAPD /5(7).

    Apr 20,  · “Harbor Nocturne” is a well-written, fast-paced and character-driven novel. “I’m real sorry, officer,” said a bum who scared a policewoman by sneaking into the back of her squad car. In the southernmost Los Angeles district of San Pedro, one of the world’s busiest harbors, an unlikely pair of lovers are unwittingly caught between the two warring sides of the law. When Dinko Babich, a young longshoreman, delivers Lita Medina, a young Mexican dancer, from the harbor to a Hollywood nightclub, theirs lives are forever changed, as their love develops among the myriad cops and 3/5(8).

    Feb 17,  · Bestselling author, Joseph Wambaugh is known for his gritty novels about Los Angeles and Southern California, and Harbor Nocturne is no exception. If it were a film, I'd rate it an R for sex and violence. This is definitely an adults-only novel, and not something for the squeamish among us adults/5(10). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Harbor Nocturne by Joseph Wambaugh (, CD, Unabridged) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!


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I don't mean sexual /5(). Harbor Nocturne by Joseph Wambaugh belongs to the Hollywood Cop series begun with Hollywood Station. It's an ensemble novel with cop characters that appear in several novels of the series: Only the victims, stooges, and perpetrators change/5.

"Harbor Nocturne" is a (relatively) quiet book. Yes, the kooky characters are here, as well as the bizarre anecdotes that pile up to form the backdrop for the plot. Yes, the setting becomes a character itself. But there's a depressive level that leaves the reader with a sad taste, and less of /5().

Joseph Wambaugh, the former LAPD detective, multiple New York Times best-seller, and MWA Grand Master, is known as “the father of the modern police novel” and now, in Harbor Nocturne, he has produced one of the outstanding books of the year/5. The author of 20 bestsellers, Joseph Wambaugh stamps HARBOR NOCTURNE with a trademark gritty style that both fascinates and repels readers.

If Harbor nocturne book accept up front that the detail surrounding the everyday lives of Wambaugh's Los Angeles cops is sometimes unsettling, it becomes possible to enjoy the book's storyline. Dec 04,  · "Harbor Nocturne" is a (relatively) quiet book.

Yes, the kooky characters are here, as well as the bizarre anecdotes that pile up to form the backdrop for the plot. Yes, the setting becomes a character itself. But there's a depressive level that leaves the reader with a sad taste, and less of the passion of earlier esthetic-tokyo.com: The harbor district of San Pedro turns out to be just as jam-packed with dangerous criminals, clueless cops and variously complicit citizens as anywhere else in Wambaugh's storied Hollywood Division.

HARBOR NOCTURNE. by Joseph Wambaugh. BUY NOW FROM our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your. About The Book. Joseph Wambaugh, former LAPD detective, multiple New York Times best seller, and Mystery Writers of America Grand Master, is known as “the father of the modern police novel.” With Harbor Nocturne, he has produced a Dickensian tale of crime and corruption sure to be one of the outstanding books of the year.

Harbor Nocturne, the fifth in his Hollywood Station series, is proof positive that the master hasn’t lost his touch. This highly entertaining book, possibly his best fiction since The Choirboys, has it all: action, love, suspense, pathos, realism, quirky characters and especially humor—the dark, sarcastic, hilarious humor of cops trying to.

Dec 15,  · Joseph Wambaugh is back on familiar ground with his fifth novel about the cops of the Hollywood Station, Harbour Nocturne, and lucky us. A former LAPD detective sergeant –. Apr 01,  · Book Overview In the southernmost Los Angeles district of San Pedro, one of the world's busiest harbors, an unlikely pair of lovers are unwittingly.

Joseph Wambaugh has been heralded as the “father of the modern police novel.”   In his latest book, Harbor Nocturne, he reminds us why he deserves that title. Set in San Pedro, a district in southern Los Angeles, the plot focuses primarily on a young immigrant woman named Lita Medina and a longshoreman named Dinko Babitch.

Bestselling Author Joseph Wambaugh Grand Master of Crime and Police. HARBOR NOCTURNE The 5th in The Hollywood Station Series esthetic-tokyo.com BARNES & esthetic-tokyo.com From Joseph Wambaugh, #1 best-selling author and the father of the modern police novel, comes a brilliant, panoramic tale of crime and corruption in Los Angeles.

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Included in Harbor Nocturne are some of the more colorful characters who grace other Wambaugh novels, and who make for outstanding comic relief in this very dark story. Should you read it.

If you're a Joseph Wambaugh fan, absolutely. If you haven't read Joseph Wambaugh before but you like books about the gritty underbelly of life, then go for it!/5(7). Harbor Nocturne | Joseph Wambaugh, the former LAPD detective, multiple New York Times best-seller, and MWA Grand Master, is known as the father of the modern police novel and now, in Harbor Nocturne, he has produced one of the outstanding books of the esthetic-tokyo.com: Mysterious Press.

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Harbor Nocturne (Book): Wambaugh, Joseph: "In the southernmost Los Angeles district of San Pedro, one of the world's busiest harbors, an unlikely pair of lovers are unwittingly caught between the two warring sides of the law amid the investigation of a horrifying human-trafficking ring.

When Dinko Babich, a young longshoreman, delivers Lita Medina, a young Mexican dancer, from the harbor to.

"In the southernmost Los Angeles district of San Pedro, one of the world's busiest harbors, an unlikely pair of lovers are unwittingly caught between the two warring sides of the law amid the investigation of a horrifying human-trafficking ring.Harbor Nocturne () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Publication Order of Standalone Novels.

The New Centurions () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: The Blue Knight The links beside each book title will take you to Amazon, who I feel are the best online retailer for books where you can read more about the book, or purchase it.What did you love best about Harbor Nocturne?

After initially thinking this was not in the Hollywood Station series, I was thrilled to realize that it was a continuation of the stories of the men and women I grew to love in Wambaugh's earlier novels.