BADGE OF THE ASSASSIN.
Edition: First edition.
New York: Dutton, 1979. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - True story of the manhunt following a brutal double murder of 2 off-duty policemen at a Harlem housing project - the shooting was by members of the Black Liberation Army and the search led from the underground in San Francisco to small towns in the South. Tanenbaum, now a sucessful mystery novelist, was then the young district attorney prosecuting the cases, and this is his first book. INSCRIBED by Tannenbaum on the front endpaper "For . . . Best always, Bob." Photographs. 343 pp.
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.