Last Days of the Coastal Empire
Last Days of the Coastal Empire

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Veteran political reporter Mike Taylor’s been there, done that. Rigged polls, slimy advertising, laundered campaign cash – he’s covered them all. He likes to take names and kick ass. He’s won awards, but among his favorite trophies are the scalps of crooked or just plain dumb politicians.

Starting a new job at the Clarion in Savannah, Georgia, Taylor returns to the town’s Mayberry-by-the-Sea neighbor, Tybee Island, where he spent an enchanted summer as a youth.
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Larry Peterson

About Larry Peterson

Larry Peterson is a veteran journalist with four decades of experience as a political reporter, columnist, supervising editor and freelance writer.

Peterson has covered six national party conventions as well as numerous candidates for president, governor and Congress. He has been a city or metro editor in charge of news coverage at three daily newspapers and an editorial pages editor. Read more

Excerpt

Excerpt from the Book

GRAVITY AND THE ELEMENTS WERE winning a long war of attrition against the Ahearn Hotel. Its porches sagged.
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ISBN: 9781457512575
328 pages
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