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A rumrunner and codebreaker face off in 'The Last Twelve Miles'

Cover courtesy of Sourcebooks Landmark

In her latest historical novel, "The Last Twelve Miles," Annapolis author Erika Robuck reaches back a hundred years to Prohibition, and traces the struggle between two determined women: a federal codebreaker and the smuggler she aimed to catch.

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