Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: On Dudley Smith

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Fri, 19 Mar 1999 00:42:10 -0500 Mark Sullivan:

<<Flipping through, I couldn't find Dudley in Black Dahlia. He is,
however in Clandestine. So you were right, Mario, he does appear in 4
of Ellroy's historical LA novels.>>

Thanks for the reminder, Mark. I now recall Dudley's brutal role in
_Clandestine_, an extremely violent and excellent novel. Some scenes
turned my stomach when I read it. This one doesn't get mentioned nearly
as often as Ellroy's later novels, but it's well worth reading.


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