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Vice : one cop's story of patrolling America's most dangerous city

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Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 363.2092 BAKER (Text) 30403001834514 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 921 Baker (Text) 31208911270140 non-fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780312596873
  • ISBN: 0312596871
  • Physical Description: print
    xvi, 410 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [2011]

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Formatted Contents Note: A model community -- White flight, black rage -- Part of the uniform: the golden garter -- Apartheid, détente, and the great penile duel -- Rut, Crosby, and the rise of the gangs -- Panthers, Water Way, and the standoff in Victory Park -- Bullets in the laundromat, Shondra, and the bomb -- Rape, politics, and other crimes -- The service center and the devil's disciples -- Rapunzel, the election, and the pastry chef -- Miami and the siege of city hall -- Douglas Dollarhide's chief, Doris Davis's balls, and politics, Compton style -- Tarzan, a severed head, and the shack -- Lueders Park, the Olympics, and Mexico -- The councilman's dilemma, the back door, and the giant -- A gun to my head, casinos, and Mulberry Street -- Rut returns, the Sentinel, and the stinkers -- The ballet, the hypnotist, and the task force -- Boot Hill, the chief's mother, and jack in the box -- Richard III, the Stardust, and Orchard Street -- Gangstas, the carnival, and the ritual -- Aftermath -- Compton coda.
Subject: Baker, John R 1942-
Police California Compton Biography
Crime California Compton
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