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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, (writer of afterword.).

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Kent Library Association - Kent F WRI (Text to phone) 33410147729265 Adult New Fiction Available -
Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton FIC Wri (Text to phone) 33160148506416 Adult New Material Available -
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Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport FIC WRIGHT (Text to phone) 34000148013493 Adult New Fiction Available -
Brookfield Library F/WRIGHT (Text to phone) 34029146698492 Adult New Fiction Checked out 06/28/2021
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C.H. Booth Library - Newtown FIC WRI (Text to phone) 34014148580500 Adult New Fiction Checked out 06/26/2021
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East Side Branch - Bridgeport FIC WRIGHT (Text to phone) 34000148013535 Adult New Fiction Available -
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General Note:
Published for the first time, by special arrangement with the author's estate.
Includes companion essay Memories of My Grandmother.
"An unpublished novel by the author of Native son" -- jacket.
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.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction.

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