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Chester Himes : a life

Author: James Sallis
Publisher: New York : Walker & Co., 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Chester B Himes; Chester B Himes; Chester B Himes; Chester B Himes
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Sallis
ISBN: 0802713629 9780802713629
OCLC Number: 44860857
Description: xiv, 368 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Unnatural Histories --
59623 --
"One Way to Be a Nigger" --
The Things a Writing Man Will Do --
Round Us Bark the Mad and Hungry Dogs --
"I'm Still Here" --
A Street He Could Understand --
Going Too Far and Too Far Gone --
"I Don't Have That Much Imagination" --
Literature Will Not Save You --
European Experience --
Story-Shaped Life --
Doubt, Passion, the Madness of Art --
Beautiful White Ruins of America --
A Serious Savage --
A New Intelligence --
Gone So Long --
Black Ruins of My Life --
The Bad Mother --
"I Never Found a Place I Fit."
Responsibility: James Sallis.
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