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The Resource Chester Himes : a life, James Sallis

Chester Himes : a life, James Sallis

Label
Chester Himes : a life
Title
Chester Himes
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
James Sallis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of African American crime writer Chester Himes chronicles his personal life, from his youth as a petty criminal to his rise to success as a poet, literary critic, and novelist
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2001
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
158256
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sallis, James
Dewey number
  • 813.54
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Himes, Chester B
  • Novelists, American
  • African American novelists
Target audience
adult
Label
Chester Himes : a life, James Sallis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Payback Press, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [335]-[337]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
392648
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 368 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9789802713622
Lccn
00063328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802713629
  • (Sirsi) ADA-0686
Label
Chester Himes : a life, James Sallis
Publication
Note
Originally published: Great Britain : Payback Press, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [335]-[337]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
392648
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 368 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9789802713622
Lccn
00063328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802713629
  • (Sirsi) ADA-0686

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