The Lost Generation
In this, the third, explosive volume of Robert Vaughans American Chronicles, prohibition and gangland wars define the era. The 1920s were perhaps the most exciting and glamorous decade of the century, as America leaves behind the strife and deprivations of war, and the Jazz Age brings the young, dissolute and decadent into the smoky interiors of basement speakeasies. Idealistic young journalist Kendra Mills risks her careerand her lifeto expose the criminal underside of American society. Novelist Eric Twainbough finds himself thrust into the limelight when hiswork unexpectedly becomes successful. Gangster Kerry OBraugh, an Irish-Sicilian immigrant, finds a way out of a harsh reformatory so that he can to ascend to the throne of St. Louis gangland.
- Paperback | 332 pages
- 142.2 x 217.9 x 21.8mm | 522.53g
- 01 Oct 2000
- United States