Los Angeles, January 11 1947. A beautiful young woman walked into the night and met her horrific destiny. Five days later, her tortured body was found drained of blood and cut in half. The newspapers called her 'The Black Dahlia'. Two detectives are caught up in the investigation and embark on a hellish journey that takes them to the core of the dead girl's twisted life. Strong language, explicit descriptions of violence and explicit descriptions of sex. Followed by The big nowhere. 1993.
Ellroy, James, 1948- L.A. quartet ; 1
L.A. Quartet ; 1
1401 Detective stories = Histoires d'enquêtes
1421 American mysteries = Mystères américains
1500 SUSPENSE (FICTION) = SUSPENSE (ROMAN)
15000 Mysteries and crime stories Policiers (romans)
15380 -- Suspense and thrillers -- Sensations (romans à)
1550 Crime (fiction) = Crime (roman)
2640 Women (fiction) = Femmes (roman)
2660 Social issues = Questions sociales
3500 TELEVISION AND MOVIE BOOKS = LIVRES SUR LA TÉLÉVISION ET LE CINÉMA
Police -- California -- Los Angeles -- Fiction.
Young women -- Fiction.