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According to the latest scientific research sharks can smell a drop of blood in a volume of water about the size of a backyard swimming pool Google is your friend Sounds impressive Not so much if you think that when it comes to sense of smell sharks smelling blood have nothing on organized crime smelling money Lots of money buys laws and once you do it you are no longer a criminal you are a highly respected citizen In fact you become respected than any low peon who busts his back trying to make an honest living What was and still is one of the places in US in the middle of the last century with great amount of money Washington first and foremost but let us not forget this place which comes close second Thus we are talking about Hollywood big money mobsters movie and TV stars corruption high level lifestyle and everything in between A guy in Hollywood hired Lew Archer for a bodyguard job Archer really hates such jobs and for a reason too everything I know about them shows person being guarded always turn out to be too stupid to live with a strong desire to make the guarding job as difficult exciting as possible Sorry I got carried away Coming back to the book a couple of pages later Archer had to take another client for a very innocent sounding job Usual noir fun followed I noticed something curious reading this novel this also relates to other books of the series but to a lesser degree Most of the people who got killed had been really asking for this persistently and I can think of only one possible exception this time Let me put it the following way Imagine the following situation suppose I work for an insurance company I do not by the way and somebody comes to me to buy a life insurance saying hisher main source of income is a blackmail of a crime boss Guess what I would not touch this case with a ten foot pole there are better ways to throw company s money away Overall this is a good mystery with interesting characters in very colorful places not outstanding but good enough to warrant 4 stars Next book of the series here I go Sottomissione volume of water about the size of a backyard swimming pool Google is your friend Sounds impressive Not so much if you think that when it comes to sense of smell sharks smelling blood have nothing on organized crime smelling money Lots of money buys laws and once you do it you are no longer a criminal you are a highly respected citizen In fact you become respected than any low peon who busts his back trying to make an honest living What was and still is one of the places in US in the middle of the last century with great amount of money Washington first and foremost but let us not forget this place which comes close second Thus we are talking about Hollywood big money mobsters movie and TV stars corruption high level lifestyle and everything in between A guy in Hollywood hired Lew Archer for a bodyguard job Archer really hates such jobs and for a reason too everything I know about them shows person being guarded always turn out to be too stupid to live with a strong desire to make the guarding job as difficult exciting as possible Sorry I got carried away Coming back to the book a couple of pages later Archer had to take another client for a The Isles very colorful places not outstanding but good enough to warrant 4 stars Next book of the series here I go

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Pleted The Barbarous Barbary Coast Wikipedia The term Barbary Coast also Barbary Berbery or Berber Coast was used by Europeans from the th century to the early th to refer to the coastal regions of North Africa specifically the modern nations of Morocco Algeria Tunisia and Libya The term was coined in reference to the Berbers History Ex voto ‎The Barbarous Coast on Apple Books The Barbarous Coast Ross MacDonald Ratings; ; ; Publisher Description The beautiful high diving blonde had Hollywood dreams and stars in her eyes but now she seems to have disappeared without a trace Hired by her hotheaded husband and her rummy “uncle” Lew Archer sniffs around Malibu and finds the stink of blackmail blood money and murder on every pricey silk The Barbarous Coast Lew Archer Series | The Barbarous Coast Lew Archer Series Paperback By Ross Macdonald Vintage CrimeBlack Lizard pp Publication Date December Other Editions of This Title Digital Audiobook Compact Disc Compact Disc MP CD List Price Individual store prices may vary Description The beautiful high diving blonde had The barbarous coast edition | Open Library The barbarous coast by Ross Macdonald Bantam Books edition in English The barbarous coast edition | Open Library The barbarous coast by Ross Macdonald unknown edition lection the barbarous coast the barbarous coast january Late in Ross Macdonald's great novel The Barbarous Coast a trusting young character asks private eye Lew Archer if he's a good man I like to think so but her candor stopped me No I said I'm not I keep trying when I remember to but it keeps getting tougher every year Like trying to chin yourself with one hand You can practice off and on all The Barbarous Coast whitney lynn ayers The Barbarous Coast ParRoss Macdonald Publi le par Vintage CrimeBlack Lizard The beautiful high diving blonde had Hollywood dreams and stars in her eyes but now she seems to have disappeared without a trace Hired by her hotheaded husband and her rummy “uncle” Lew Archer sniffs around Malibu and finds the stink of blackmail blood money and murder on every pricey silk The Barbarous Coast by Ross Macdonald | NOOK The Barbarous Coast by Ross Macdonald NOOK Book eBook Paperback NOOK Book Audio CD View All Available Formats Editions Sign in to Purchase Instantly Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps WANT A NOOK? Explore Now Get Free NOOK Book Sample Buy As Gift English In Stock Overview The beautiful high Books similar to The Barbarous Coast The Barbarous Coast by Ross Macdonald avg rating Ratings Private investigator Lew Archer's pursuit of a girl who jackknifed too suddenly from high diving to high living leads him to an ex fighter with an unexplained movie contract and a big time gambler who More Want to Read Shelving menu Shelve The Barbarous Coast Want to Read; Currently Reading; Read; Add New Shelf The Barbarous Coast eBook de Ross Macdonald Leia The Barbarous Coast de Ross Macdonald disponvel na Rakuten Kobo The beautiful high diving blonde had Hollywood dreams and stars in her eyes but now she seems to have disappeared witho Australia's 'barbarous coast' Late Night Live ABC When Cook's ship 'The Endeavour' was damaged on the Great Barrier Re. Over the decades I ve read many of the Private Investigator Lew Archer mysteries I like the hardboiled tone lush California setting and snappy dialogue This title didn t disappoint me Lew is as world weary as ever but he s a good hearted guy with a dry sense of humor and sense of fair play and justice He does things I don t understand But then I ll never be a detective I don t know what I ll do after I read them all They ll be fun to return to down the road I m sure


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  1. says:

    This book is effective in its way with some fine behind the scenes glimpses of Hollywood mobsters and the country club crowd and Archer is good too making than a few weary observations about how private detecting has changed him and not for the better We get our first sustained look at a sadder wiser Archer we have had than a few

  2. says:

    According to the latest scientific research sharks can smell a drop of blood in a volume of water about the siz

  3. says:

    The 6th Lew Archer novel starts out as another missing person case The manager of an exclusive country club freuented by big shot Hollywood types hires Archer to protect him from a maniac' who claims that the manager stole his wife The manager knows who the man's wife is but swears he has no idea of her whereabouts After talking to the maniac Archer flips a coin and goes to work to find the missing wife He said with the bitter i

  4. says:

    Over the decades I've read many of the Private Investigator Lew Archer mysteries I like the hardboiled tone lush Californ

  5. says:

    After the modest disappointment of Find a Victim this one's a great comeback Because it's got a great pun of a title And it's a Hollywood novel Granted the Hollywood Babylon of the early fifties could be a Disney

  6. says:

    The Barbarous Coast is a hipster Hollywood sleaze mystery classic that has to be read to be believed Ross McDon

  7. says:

    The Barbarous Coast is not among the series' best but still a solid noir Archer has to find a missing wife Hester Campbell who wants to have nothing to do with her deadbeat husband She would rather get rich real fast by blackmailing a mobbed up Hollywood producer Blackmail is injurious to health and characters start sprouting bullet holes The actual whodunit has been ignored by generations of noir writers in favor of atmosphere Bu

  8. says:

    From 1956Most of the characters except Archer and the ex fighter with the murdered daughter are bad Even the fairly innocent George Wall does a lot of beating driven to evil by exposure to this evil world The dead daughter killed b

  9. says:

    He's so fine right up there with Cain and Hammett and Chandler And he says stuff like this“Hollywood started as a meaningless dream invented for money But its colors ran out through the holes in people’s heads

  10. says:

    Ross Macdonald's The Barbarous Coast 1956 is an early Lew Archer mystery that takes on the moneyed classes of Southern California with a shil

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