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The last days of Louisiana Red

Author: Ishmael Reed
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1989, ©1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Papa LaBas (private eye, noonday HooDoo, and hero of Reed's Mumbo Jumbo) comes to Berkeley, California, to investigate the mysterious death of Ed Yellings, owner of the Solid Gumbo Works, he finds himself fighting the rising tide of violence propagated by Louisiana Red and those militant opportunists, the Moochers."--Cover of pbk. ed.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ishmael Reed
ISBN: 0689707312 9780689707315
OCLC Number: 18909092
Description: 177 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ishmael Reed.

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"When Papa LaBas (private eye, noonday HooDoo, and hero of Reed's Mumbo Jumbo) comes to Berkeley, California, to investigate the mysterious death of Ed Yellings, owner of the Solid Gumbo Works, he finds himself fighting the rising tide of violence propagated by Louisiana Red and those militant opportunists, the Moochers."--Cover of pbk. ed.

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