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Dear Chester, Dear John : letters between Chester Himes and John A. Williams

Author: Chester B Himes; John Alfred Williams; Lorrain Williams
Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Wayne State Univ. Press, 2008.
Series: African American life series
Edition/Format:   Print book : Government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chester Himes and John A Williams met in 1961, as Himes was on the cusp of transcontinental celebrity and Williams, sixteen years his junior, was just beginning his writing career. This is a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Chester B Himes; John A Williams; Chester B Himes; John Alfred Williams; Chester B Himes; John A Williams
Material Type: Government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chester B Himes; John Alfred Williams; Lorrain Williams
ISBN: 9780814333556 0814333559
OCLC Number: 229949506
Notes: Includes index.
Description: XIX, 241 S. : Ill.
Series Title: African American life series
Responsibility: comp. and ed. by John A. and Lori Williams.

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