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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Atheneum
Publication date March 1, 1989
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780689707315
ISBN-10 0689707312
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $8.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: When Papa LaBas (private eye, noonday HooDoo, and hero of Reed’s Mumbo Jumbo) comes to Berkeley, California, to investigate the mysterious death of Ed Yellings, owner of the Solid Gumbo Works, he finds himself fighting the rising tide of violence propagated by Louisiana Red and those militant opportunists, the Moochers.

A HooDoo detective story and a comprehensive satire on the explosive politics of the ’60s, The Last Days of Louisiana Red exposes the hypocrisy of contemporary American culture and race politics.

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780394491882
 
from Random House Inc (September 1, 1974); titled "The Last Days of Louisiana Red"
9780394491882 | details & prices | 179 pages | List price $5.95
About: Private investigator Papa La Bas tries to put an end to the psychological stress threatening human life
Paperback
Book cover for 9780380007363 Book cover for 9780689707315
 
from Dalkey Archive Pr (July 1, 2000); titled "The Last Days of Louisiana Red"
9781564782366 | details & prices | 177 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $11.95
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Reissue edition from Atheneum (March 1, 1989); titled "The Last Days of Louisiana Red"
9780689707315 | details & prices | List price $8.95
About: When Papa LaBas (private eye, noonday HooDoo, and hero of Reed’s Mumbo Jumbo) comes to Berkeley, California, to investigate the mysterious death of Ed Yellings, owner of the Solid Gumbo Works, he finds himself fighting the rising tide of violence propagated by Louisiana Red and those militant opportunists, the Moochers.
With Jaime Fernandez Garrido | Reissue edition from Avon Books (July 1, 1983)

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