Black Dahlia, Red Rose : the crime, corruption, and cover-up of America's greatest unsolved murder [electronic resource] / Piu Eatwell.
- ISBN: 9781681688282 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- ISBN: 168168828X (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 09 min.)) : digital.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : HighBridge, 2017.
- Distributor: Made available through hoopla
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Read by Robertson Dean.
The gruesome murder of hopeful starlet Elizabeth Short, in the noir-tinged Los Angeles of 1947, has a permanent place in American lore as one of the most inscrutable of true-crime mysteries. Now, Piu Eatwell-relentless legal sleuth and atmospheric stylist-cracks the case after seventy years. With recently unreacted FBI files, newly released sections of the LAPD files, and explosive new interviews, Eatwell has unprecedented access to primary evidence and a persuasive culprit. She layers her findings into a gritty, cinematic retelling of the case from the corrupt LAPD and the take-no-prisoners press to the seedy underworld of would-be actresses and the men who preyed on them. In mesmerizing prose, Black Dahlia, Red Rose is a panorama of 1940s Hollywood, a definitive account of one of the biggest unsolved murders of American legal history.
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|Subject:||Short, Elizabeth, 1924-1947.
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