Richard Voorhees

Biography

Richard Voorhees is a writer and filmmaker who lives in San Francisco.

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Books

The World's Oldest Professions (A Dictionary)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 171,630. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
The dictionary of "Old Pros" revives 1,647 old professions, dating from pre-history to the 20th century, bringing them to life with funny, biting, heart-breaking observations about work. Including essays on ancient economic mayhem, this definitive reference work is a word lover’s feast. History buffs will find its thousand views on the trouble with toil enthralling.
Shooting Genji
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,010. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A noir thriller, Shooting Genji is set in New York during the 1929 Crash. As a teen, the narrator has an accident that leaves him almost blinded by daylight but with perfect night vision. This leads him into a string of misadventures, driving for whiskey smugglers, shilling for Wall Street cons, and chauffeuring (and caddying) for a Hollywood scoundrel making an erotic film of The Tale of Genji.

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