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Edward Conlon, Blue Blood

Early on in this splendid recounting of his long years with the NYPD, Edward Conlon writes, ”The way I worked as a cop was to know the basics, trust my instincts, and make it up as I went along.” Much the same can be said for his crisp, clear writing. He knows the basics, he trusts his instincts, and he makes it up as he goes along.

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