Blue Truth by Cherokee Paul McDonald

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This is a brutally honest, no-holds-barred memoir of a cop's time on the street. it is a "scorching, devastating book" (Lawrence Block). Told in short story format, it chronicles a young man's journey from idealistic rookie to scarred, cynical veteran.

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Cherokee Paul McDonald is the author of three novels & an acclaimed memoir, "Blue Truth". His articles have appeared in the "Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel", among other publications. He lives in Florida.
Published May 24, 1991 by Dutton Adult. 212 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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 Extremely tough, overwrought memoir of ten years on the beat by a former cop turned novelist (the paperback The Patch, Gulf Stream).

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A Vietnam veteran, McDonald joined the Fort Lauderdale, Fla.,ck Chi. Style. aa Police Department in 1970, and he resigned 10 years later suffering from burnout. On occasion his work caused him pain, a

Apr 29 1991 | Read Full Review of Blue Truth

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