The Bootlegger

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Penguin Group USA, 2014 - Fiction - 403 pages
14 Reviews
Detective Isaac Bell returns in the extraordinary new adventure in the #1 New York Times–bestselling series.
It is 1920, and both Prohibition and bootlegging are in full swing. When Isaac Bell’s boss and lifelong friend Joseph Van Dorn is shot and nearly killed leading the high-speed chase of a rum-running vessel, Bell swears to him that he will hunt down the lawbreakers, but he doesn’t know what he is getting into. When a witness to Van Dorn’s shooting is executed in a ruthlessly efficient manner invented by the Russian secret police, it becomes clear that these are no ordinary criminals. Bell is up against a team of Bolshevik assassins and saboteurs—and they are intent on overthrowing the government of the United States.

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Review: The Bootlegger (Isaac Bell #7)

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Just finished it and OMG I loved it , every time I read one of the Isaac Bell Adventures by Clive Cussler they just keep getting better and better, I love all his books and that includes this series ... Read full review

Review: The Bootlegger (Isaac Bell #7)

User Review  - Marcia - Goodreads

This is another fast-paced Isaac Bell thriller, set in the early 1920's. WWI is over, & Prohibition is law. The antagonist is a Russian communist who was sent to the US to incite the workers to riot ... Read full review

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About the author (2014)

Clive Cussler is the author of many New York Times bestsellers, most recently Zero Hour, The Mayan Secrets, and Mirage. He lives in Arizona.
Justin Scott’s novels include The Shipkiller and Normandie Triangle; the Ben Abbott detective series; and modern sea thrillers published under his pen name, Paul Garrison. He is the coauthor with Clive Cussler of five previous Isaac Bell novels. He lives in Connecticut.

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