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Bullet Proof (Eliot Ness #3)

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Cleveland’s a solid union town, but organized crime has put the squeeze on labor with an extortion ring that doesn’t stop at murder. Everyone’s on the take—everyone except Eliot Ness, who sets a brilliant trap for the big boys. Ness is no stranger to this city of steel and smoke, and the former Untouchable knows
Kindle Edition, 197 pages
Published (first published 1989)
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Interesting take on Eliot Ness' time as Public Saftey Director of Cleveland after his more famous time in Chicago.

The action moves quickly, but some may be put off by the dialogue and descriptions which harkin back to the pulp era.
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Received the Shamus Award, "The Eye" (Lifetime achievment award) in 2006.

He has also published under the name Patrick Culhane. He and his wife, Barbara Collins, have written several books together. Some of them are published under the name Barbara Allan.

Book Awards
Shamus Awards Best Novel winner (1984) : True Detective
Shamus Awards Best Novel winner (1992) : Stolen Away
Shamus Awards Best Novel nom
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Eliot Ness (4 books)
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  • Butcher's Dozen (Eliot Ness, #2)
  • Murder by the Numbers: Eliot Ness and the Cleveland Mob Wars (Eliot Ness, #4)
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