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The man who lived underground : a novel / Richard Wright ; afterword by Malcolm Wright.

Wright, Richard, 1908-1960 (author.). Wright, Richard, 1908-1960 Container of (work) : Memories of my grandmother. (Added Author). Wright, Malcolm, (Author of afterword, colophon, etc.).

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  • 1 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

1 current hold with 3 total copies.

Summary:

"Fred Daniels, a Black man, is picked up by the police after a brutal double murder and tortured until he confesses to a crime he did not commit. After signing a confession, he escapes from custody and flees into the city's sewer system."
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library WRIGHT (Richard) (Text) 37814003255040 FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 06/09/2021 Checked out 08/09/2021
Hood River County Library FIC WRIGHT (Text) 33892100693606 Adult New Books Book None 05/24/2021 Checked out 08/07/2021
Sherman County Public/School Library FIC WRI (Text) 37039000186044 FICTION Book Branch_Only_3months 05/27/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781598536768
  • ISBN: 1598536761
  • Physical Description: xii, 228 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Library of America, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Published for the first time, by special arrangement with the author's estate.
Includes companion essay Memories of My Grandmother.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prefactory note -- The man who lived underground -- Memories of my grandmother -- Afterword / by Malcolm Wright -- Note on the texts.
Summary, etc.:
"Fred Daniels, a Black man, is picked up by the police after a brutal double murder and tortured until he confesses to a crime he did not commit. After signing a confession, he escapes from custody and flees into the city's sewer system." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: African American men > Fiction.
False arrest > Fiction.
Psychological torture > Fiction.
Police misconduct > Fiction.
Racism > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Dwellings > Fiction.
Sewerage > Fiction.
FICTION / African American & Black / Urban & Street Lit.
FICTION / Literary.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction.
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