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The Resource Charlie Chan : the untold story of the honorable detective and his rendezvous with American history, Yunte Huang

Charlie Chan : the untold story of the honorable detective and his rendezvous with American history, Yunte Huang

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Charlie Chan : the untold story of the honorable detective and his rendezvous with American history
Title
Charlie Chan
Title remainder
the untold story of the honorable detective and his rendezvous with American history
Statement of responsibility
Yunte Huang
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of cinematic hero Charlie Chan, based on the real-life Chinese immigrant detective, Chang Apana, whose bravado inspired mystery writer Earl Derr Biggers to depict his fictional sleuth as a wisecracking and wise investigator rather than a stereotype
Award
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Critical/Biographical, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Biography type
individual biography
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351387
Cataloging source
DLC
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Huang, Yunte
Dewey number
  • 363.25092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV7571.H3
LC item number
H83 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Apana, Chang
  • Chan, Charlie (Fictitious character)
  • Detectives
Target audience
adult
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the untold story of the honorable detective and his rendezvous with American history
Label
Charlie Chan : the untold story of the honorable detective and his rendezvous with American history, Yunte Huang
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn449865408
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780393069624
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010016653
System control number
(OCoLC)449865408
Label
Charlie Chan : the untold story of the honorable detective and his rendezvous with American history, Yunte Huang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn449865408
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780393069624
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010016653
System control number
(OCoLC)449865408

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