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    October 1970
    October 1970
    A Novel
    Longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. October 1970. Two kidnappings. One dead. A crisis unlike anything the country had ever seen - - here is the story behind history… Thirty years after the October Crisis, Sam Nihilo, a freelance writer whose career is in a slump, is drawn to the conspiracy theories that have proliferated in the wake of the events. While investigating the death of on of the FLQ hostages, Nihilo sees his life consumed by an inquiry that leads him further into a flurry of facts, both known and newly discovered. Soon, secret agents, corrupt police officers, politicians, and former terrorists of the Front of Liberation du Quebec form a mysterious constellation around him, and at the centre lies a complicated and dangerous truth. In the tradition of Don DeLillo's <i>Libra</i>, <i>October 1970</i> is a thrilling fictional account of the events that shaped one of the most volatile moments in recent history.
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    Book Author
    Louis Hamelin and Wayne Grady
    Genre Literary , Fiction
    Binding
    PERFECT BINDING (PAPERBACK)
    Format
    Large Print 16 Pt Edition (Standard Large Print)
    ISBN
    9781459673304
    Publisher
    House of Anansi Press
    Age Range
    General
    Approximate delivery

    Up to 20 business days (?)

    Publication Date
    29-Oct-2013

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