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The heat's on, Chester Himes

Label
The heat's on
Title
The heat's on
Statement of responsibility
Chester Himes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the start, nothing goes right for Coffin Ed and Grave Digger Jones. They are disciplined for use of excessive force. Grave Digger is shot and his death announced in a hoax radio bulletin. Bodies pile up faster than Coffin Ed and Grave Digger Jones can run." -- Back cover
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1909-1984
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Himes, Chester B.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.I713
LC item number
H43 1988
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Vintage crime
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jones, Grave Digger (Fictitious character)
  • Johnson, Coffin Ed (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • African American police
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The heat's on, Chester Himes
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Vintage Books edition
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9780394759975
Lccn
88040119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm18164423
  • (Sirsi) o18164423
  • (OCoLC)18164423
Label
The heat's on, Chester Himes
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Vintage Books edition
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9780394759975
Lccn
88040119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm18164423
  • (Sirsi) o18164423
  • (OCoLC)18164423

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