Hailed as "one of the greatest chroniclers of the mythical American outlaw life" (Entertainment Weekly), James Carlos Blake turns to the blazing story of Stanley Ketchel, the legendary ragtime-era middleweight boxing champion and daring rakehell, whose brief and meteoric life burned with violence and tragedy in and out of the ring. The Killings of Stanley Ketchel is a sweeping and powerful literary adventure by one of our most daring novelists.
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"The Killings of Stanley Ketchel is a stunner. This is brilliant iconography, righteous Americans, and brutally powerful prose." - James Ellroy
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Used availability for James Carlos Blake's The Killings of Stanley Ketchel
July 2005 : USA Hardback
July 2006 : USA Paperback
January 2010 : USA, Canada Kindle edition