skip to content
The real cool killers Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The real cool killers

Author: Chester B Himes
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1988, ©1959.
Series: Vintage crime.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage Books edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Many people had reasons for killing Galen, a big Greek with too much money and too great a liking for young black girls. But there are complications--like Sonny, high on hash, found standing over the body with a gun in his hand that fires only blanks; a street gang called the Moslems; a disappearing suspect; and the fact that Coffin Ed's daughter is up to her pretty little neck in the whole explosive business. --  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chester B Himes
ISBN: 0679720391 9780679720393
OCLC Number: 18164435
Description: 159 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Vintage crime.
Other Titles: If trouble was money
Responsibility: Chester Himes.
More information:

Abstract:

Many people had reasons for killing Galen, a big Greek with too much money and too great a liking for young black girls. But there are complications--like Sonny, high on hash, found standing over the body with a gun in his hand that fires only blanks; a street gang called the Moslems; a disappearing suspect; and the fact that Coffin Ed's daughter is up to her pretty little neck in the whole explosive business. -- from publisher's description.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/18164435>
library:oclcnum"18164435"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/18164435>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983967>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Jones, Grave Digger (Fictitious character)"@en
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983835>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Johnson, Coffin Ed (Fictitious character)"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st Vintage Books ed."
schema:copyrightYear"1959"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1988"
schema:description"Many people had reasons for killing Galen, a big Greek with too much money and too great a liking for young black girls. But there are complications--like Sonny, high on hash, found standing over the body with a gun in his hand that fires only blanks; a street gang called the Moslems; a disappearing suspect; and the fact that Coffin Ed's daughter is up to her pretty little neck in the whole explosive business. -- from publisher's description."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/45282791>
schema:genre"Fiction"@en
schema:genre"Fiction."@en
schema:genre"Detective and mystery stories"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The real cool killers"@en
schema:numberOfPages"159"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.