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ethnic detective

Peter Freese

ethnic detective

Chester Himes, Harry Kemelman, Tony Hillerman

by Peter Freese

  • 143 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Verlag Die Blaue Eule in Essen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Himes, Chester B., 1909- -- Characters -- African Americans,
  • Hillerman, Tony -- Characters -- Indians,
  • Kemelman, Harry -- Characters -- Jews,
  • Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism,
  • African Americans in literature,
  • Ethnic groups in literature,
  • Indians in literature,
  • Police in literature,
  • Jews in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [246]-254).

    StatementPeter Freese.
    SeriesArbeiten zur Amerikanistik ;, Bd. 10
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.D4 F74 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p. ;
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1488712M
    ISBN 103892065020
    LC Control Number93159770

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