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    Whether you're looking for information about an uncle's will or a homemade poison, the reference desk is the place to go.

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    Lawrence P. Jackson, Chester Himes' Biographer, on the Iconic Harlem Detective Series

    Chester Himes is one of the most prolific and underrated Black writers of the 20th century. Himes, who lived from 1909-1984,...

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