The Resource The bishop's pawn, Steve Berry

The bishop's pawn, Steve Berry

Label
The bishop's pawn
Title
The bishop's pawn
Statement of responsibility
Steve Berry
Title variation
bishops pawn
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
History notes that the ugly feud between J. Edgar Hoover and Martin Luther King, Jr., marked by years of illegal surveillance and the accumulation of secret files, ended on April 4, 1968 when King was assassinated by James Earl Ray. But that may not have been the case. Now, fifty years later, former Justice Department agent, Cotton Malone, must reckon with the truth of what really happened that fateful day in Memphis. It all turns on an incident from eighteen years ago, when Malone, as a young Navy lawyer, is trying hard not to live up to his burgeoning reputation as a maverick. When Stephanie Nelle, a high-level Justice Department lawyer, enlists him to help with an investigation, he jumps at the opportunity. But he soon discovers that two opposing forces--the Justice Department and the FBI--are at war over a rare coin and a cadre of secret files containing explosive revelations about the King assassination, information that could ruin innocent lives and threaten the legacy of the civil rights movement's greatest martyr. Malone's decision to see it through to the end--from the raucous bars of Mexico, to the clear waters of the Dry Tortugas, and ultimately into the halls of power within Washington D.C. itself--not only changes his own life, but the course of history
Member of
Summary
Former Justice Department agent Cotton Malone uncovers a disturbing link between a case from his past and the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. that risks innocent lives and threatens the legacy of the Civil Rights movement's iconic martyr
Storyline
Pace
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10618703
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berry, Steve
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.E764
LC item number
B57 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Cotton Malone novels
Series volume
Book 13]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • United States
  • United States
  • Malone, Cotton (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
Label
The bishop's pawn, Steve Berry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series information from Fantastic Fiction
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
21298140
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 340 pages
Isbn
9781250140227
Lccn
2017044458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)983823841
Label
The bishop's pawn, Steve Berry
Publication
Note
Series information from Fantastic Fiction
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
21298140
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 340 pages
Isbn
9781250140227
Lccn
2017044458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)983823841

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