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The Resource Deacon King Kong, James McBride

Deacon King Kong, James McBride

Label
Deacon King Kong
Title
Deacon King Kong
Statement of responsibility
James McBride
Title variation
Deacon King Kong
Title variation remainder
a novel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon known as Sportcoat shuffles into the courtyard of the Cause Houses housing project in south Brooklyn, pulls a .45 from his pocket, and in front of everybody shoots the project's drug dealer at point-blank range. As the story deepens, it becomes clear that the lives of the characters -- caught in the tumultuous swirl of 1960s New York -- overlap in unexpected ways
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1957-
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McBride, James
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Drug dealers
  • Neighborhoods
  • Public housing
  • Deacons
  • Nineteen sixties
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Deacon King Kong, James McBride
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in the United States of America by Riverhead Books
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
p2251647676
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
370 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780857527653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Deacon King Kong, James McBride
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in the United States of America by Riverhead Books
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
p2251647676
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
370 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780857527653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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