"NORCO '80 makes meticulous research and devotion to the truth fuse with suspense and excitement
until the reader is right there, a witness to this guns-blazing account of a crime
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- Joseph Wambaugh
The Rise and Fall of the Bank Robbery Capital of the World
He watched her in the rising and falling glow of his cigarette and tried not to think about bleached bones and Mexican prisons and all the things that could go wrong smuggling twenty-five women and children across a homicidal desert."
– From “The Curve of the Earth”