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Product Details

  • Paperback: 244 pages
  • Publisher: Canongate UK; Reprint edition (July 9, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1847678831
  • ISBN-13: 978-1847678836
  • Product Dimensions: 0.6 x 5.3 x 7.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 6.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #972,589 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"A tense and intriguing murder mystery . . . a fascinating portrait of late '60s New York."  —Mojo


"Gil Scott-Heron is timeless."  —New York Times

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A highly influential and widely admired singer, proto-rapper, jazz pianist, poet, novelist, and socio-political commentator, Gil Scott-Heron remains a unique and major figure in global music. With more than 20 albums to his name, his politically charged output has won him an international following.


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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on January 29, 1998
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A very accomplished first novel which the author wrote while still at college. Four distinct narratives bound up with a murder in an area of New York full of racial, class, political and generation tense. Buy a copy wherever you can as it is out of print and will become a classic. watch this space. Nolan the Bookee
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