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The big gold dream

Author: Chester B Himes
Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2008. ©1996
Series: Pegasus classic crime.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Pegasus Books trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Pursuing two apparently unrelated murders, detectives Coffin ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones are led into a squalid Harlem ghetto, where they confront the killer in an explosive showdown.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chester B Himes
ISBN: 1933648848 9781933648842
OCLC Number: 191245981
Notes: A novel.
Description: 156 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Pegasus classic crime.
Responsibility: Chester Himes.

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Pursuing two apparently unrelated murders, detectives Coffin ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones are led into a squalid Harlem ghetto, where they confront the killer in an explosive showdown.

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