A Case of Rape Paperback – August 1, 1994. by Chester B. Himes (Author). This book is a synopsis for a novel that Chester Himes never wrote with some extended notes about characters and plot rather than a novel
A Case of Rape Paperback – August 1, 1994. This book is a synopsis for a novel that Chester Himes never wrote with some extended notes about characters and plot rather than a novel. Its prime interest is in the sarcastic portraits Himes provided of fellow exiled African American writers Richard Wright and James Baldwin.
Case of Rape rare book for sale. HIMES, Chester B. A Case of Rape. Octavo, original half white cloth, original glassine.
Chester Himes wrote about African Americans in general, especially in two books that are concerned with labor relations and African-American workplace issues. If He Hollers Let Him Go-which contains many autobiographical elements-is about a black shipyard worker in Los Angeles during World War II struggling against racism, as well as his own violent reactions to racism. (1964).
That is - until now. Himes, the author of many popular mystery novels and creator of the memorable black detectives, Coffin Ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones, wrote A Case of Rape in 1956-57.
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The dramatic and explosive hardboiled classic: From murderers to prostitutes, corrupt politicians and racist white detectives, Coffin Ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones, Harlem’s toughest detective duo, must carry the day against an absurdist world of racism and class warfare. To Coffin Ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones, at times it seems as if the whole world has gone mad. Trying, as always, to keep some kind of peace-their legendary nickel-plated Colts very much in evidence-Coffin Ed and Grave Digger find themselves pursuing two completely different cases through a maze of knifings, beatings, and riots that threaten to tear Harlem apart.
Find nearly any book by Chester B Himes. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. ISBN 9780882581439 (978-0-88258-143-9) Hardcover, Howard Univ Pr, 1984. Find signed collectible books: 'A Case of Rape'. The Heat's on. by Chester B Himes.
Free books to read or listen online in a convenient form, a large collection, the best authors and series. A classic entry in Chester Himes's trailblazing Harlem Detectives series, Cotton Comes to Harlem is one of his hardest-hitting and most entertaining thrillers. Flim-flam man Deke O'Hara is no sooner out of Atlanta's state penitentiary than he's back on the streets working the scam of a lifetime. As sponsor of the Back-to-Africa movement, he's counting on a big Harlem rally to produce a massive collection-for his own private charity.