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Being Cool - a book by Rzepka, Charles J.

Being Cool

The Work of Elmore Leonard

Being Cool( )
Author: Rzepka, Charles J.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $32.95
Book Description:

Widely known as the crime fiction writer whose work led to the movies Get Shorty and Out of Sight, Elmore Leonard had a special knack for creating "cool" characters. In Being Cool, Charles J. Rzepka looks at what makes the dope-dealers, bookies, grifters, financial advisors, talent agents, shady attorneys, hookers, models, and crooked cops of Leonard's world cool. They may be nefarious, but they are also confident, skilled, and composed and cope without effort...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Mystery & Detective
Literary Criticism / American / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.86 Inches
Book Weight:1.1 Pounds

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