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The Resource African American mystery writers : a historical and thematic study, Frankie Y. Bailey

African American mystery writers : a historical and thematic study, Frankie Y. Bailey

Label
African American mystery writers : a historical and thematic study
Title
African American mystery writers
Title remainder
a historical and thematic study
Statement of responsibility
Frankie Y. Bailey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book examines works of African American mystery writers within the social and historical contexts of African American literature on crime and justice. Chapters cover the movement by Black authors from slave narratives and antebellum newspapers to fiction writing; the transition from early genre writers to protest writers of the 1940s and 1950s"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bailey, Frankie Y
Dewey number
813/.087209896073
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.N4
LC item number
B27 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • American fiction
  • African Americans
  • Popular literature
  • African Americans in literature
Label
African American mystery writers : a historical and thematic study, Frankie Y. Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-265) and index
Control code
ocn231671360
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 271 p.
Isbn
9780786433391
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008039048
System control number
(OCoLC)231671360
Label
African American mystery writers : a historical and thematic study, Frankie Y. Bailey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-265) and index
Control code
ocn231671360
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vi, 271 p.
Isbn
9780786433391
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008039048
System control number
(OCoLC)231671360

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