The Resource Down the river unto the sea, Walter Mosley

Down the river unto the sea, Walter Mosley

Label
Down the river unto the sea
Title
Down the river unto the sea
Statement of responsibility
Walter Mosley
Title variation
Down the river to the sea
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten years after serving time at Rikers Island for assault, Joe King Oliver, an ex-NYPD investigator working as a private detective, receives a note from a woman who admits she was paid to frame him, compelling him to find out who on the police force wanted him out. He also agrees to help a radical black journalist accused of killing two on-duty police officers who had been abusing their badges to traffic in drugs and prostitutes in the city's poorest neighborhoods. The two cases intertwine, exposing a pattern of corruption and brutality wielded against black men, women, and children whose lives the law detroyed
Cataloging source
APLS
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1952-
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Mosley, Walter
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American detectives
  • Private investigators
  • Judicial error
  • Private investigators
  • Ex-police officers
  • Police corruption
  • Race relations
  • Fathers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Label
Down the river unto the sea, Walter Mosley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
000061905712
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9781474608664
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)999508032
Label
Down the river unto the sea, Walter Mosley
Publication
Copyright
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
000061905712
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9781474608664
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)999508032

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