In the tense summer before Detroitas 1967 race riots, a former cop faces off against some of the cityas most dangerous forces Rage simmers beneath the tranquil surface of 1960s Detroit. As the auto industry enjoys its last moments of prosperity, widespread discrimination infuriates the cityas black middle class. One of the most destructive riots of the twentieth century is around the corner, and Rick Amery is going to be right in the middle. A longtime cop forced out of the department on trumped-up graft charges, Amery shares Detroitas obsession with muscle cars. It was the temptation of a white a64 Thunderbird that cost him his badge, and it is for the sake of General Motors that he takes his first job as a private investigator, digging up dirt on a consumer advocate who calls GM cars death traps. Amery must work quickly, for no hot rod on Earth is fast enough to outrun the trouble thatas gaining on the Motor City. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Loren D. Estleman including rare photos from the authoras personal collection.With an oath, Canada surrendered his shoeshine to the grass, still wet from the daya#39;s rain. Evening shadows made black shag of the lawn. The doorbell brought a ... aHe ought to get out of the lawn mower business. He hates it.aquot; aHe needs the anbsp;...
|Author||:||Loren D. Estleman|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2012-03-27|