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The getaway

Doc McCoy, released from prison on parole, gathers a band of professional thieves for a bank robbery, but finds himself and his wife on the run after the successful bank robbery is complicated by a double-crossing accomplice and a corrupt politician.

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  • ""Doc McCoy is the most skilled criminal alive. But when for the first time in Doc's long criminal career, his shot doesn't hit the mark, everything begins to fall apart. And Doc begins to realize that the perfect bank robbery isn't complete without the perfect getaway to back it up. THE GETAWAY is the classic story of a bank robbery gone horribly wrong, where the smallest mistakes have catastrophic consequences, and shifting loyalties lead to betrayals and chaos. The basis for the classic Steve McQueen film of the same name, as well as a 1994 remake with Alec Baldwin, Thompson's novel set the bar for every heist story that followed--but as Thompson's proved time and again, nobody's ever done it better than the master"--"
  • "Doc McCoy, released from prison on parole, gathers a band of professional thieves for a bank robbery, but finds himself and his wife on the run after the successful bank robbery is complicated by a double-crossing accomplice and a corrupt politician."@en
  • ""Master thief Doc McCoy knows his wife has been in bed with the local political boss in order to spring him from jail. What he can't know is the sinister succession of double-crosses that will sour the deal once he's on the outside - and executing the ultimate robbery." [box cover note]."@en
  • "Doc McCoy is the most skilled criminal alive. But when for the first time in Doc's long criminal career, his shot doesn't hit the mark, everything begins to fall apart. And Doc begins to realize that the perfect bank robbery isn't complete without the perfect getaway to back it up. THE GETAWAY is the classic story of a bank robbery gone horribly wrong, where the smallest mistakes have catastrophic consequences, and shifting loyalties lead to betrayals and chaos. The basis for the classic Steve McQueen film of the same name, as well as a 1994 remake with Alec Baldwin, Thompson's novel set the bar for every heist story that followed--but as Thompson's proved time and again, nobody's ever done it better than the master."@en
  • "La fuite éperdue d'un couple de gangsters que rien ne saurait séparer."
  • "Doc McCoy knows everything there is to know about pulling off the perfect bank job. But there are some things he has forgotten--such as a partner who is not only treacherous but insane and a wife who is still an amateur. Worst of all, McCoy has forgotten that when the crime is big and bloody enough, there is no such thing as a clean getaway."
  • "Doc McCoy knows everything there is to know about pulling off the perfect bank job. But there are some things he has forgotten--such as a partner who is not only treacherous but insane and a wife who is still an amateur. Worst of all, McCoy has forgotten that when the crime is big and bloody enough, there is no such thing as a clean getaway."@en

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  • "Mystery fiction"
  • "Mystery fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Detective and mystery stories"@en
  • "Detective and mystery stories"
  • "Novela negra"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Suspense fiction"@en
  • "Scripts"@en
  • "Drama"@en
  • "Drama"
  • "Ausgabe"
  • "Motion picture plays"@en
  • "Translations"
  • "Large type books"
  • "Large type books"@en
  • "Eleberri beltza"

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  • "THE GETAWAY"
  • "The Getaway"
  • "Getaway : Kriminalroman ; [erste vollständige Übersetzung]"
  • "Getaway Kriminalroman"
  • "Ucieczka gangstera"
  • "Ucieczka gangstera"@pl
  • "The getaway : screenplay"
  • "The getaway"
  • "The getaway"@en
  • "LIEN CONJUGAL"
  • "The getaway : [screenplay]"
  • "Le Lien conjugal"
  • "The getaway : [screenplay]"@en
  • "Le lien conjugal"
  • "Getaway"@it
  • "Getaway"
  • "Getaway : Kriminalroman"
  • "Ihesa"
  • "Pakotie"@fi
  • "Pakotie"

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