Airtight Willie & Me

Airtight Willie & Me

The Story of the South's Black Underworld

Book - 2013
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Robert Beck, the man known as Iceberg Slim, brings readers on a ride through the terrifying and elusive urban streets. Filled with unforgettable and distinctive prose, Airtight Willie & Me is further evidence that Iceberg Slim is the only author capable of capturing the language of the streets. Though originally published nearly 50 years ago, Slim's stories are timeless accounts that continue to shed light upon a seedy underworld. Compelling always, funny sometimes, Slim's short stories are six slices of city life that will leave readers thirsting for more.
Publisher: [New York] : Cash Money Content, 2013
Edition: First trade paperback edition
ISBN: 9781936399154
Branch Call Number: FICTION ICEBERGSL 2013
Characteristics: 183 p. ; 21 cm


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In this collection of six gritty tales from the underground, Iceberg Slim creates a tribute to the streets and those forced to try to survive them. From slick con men, classic tales of revenge, to a heist gone awry, Robert Beck, the man many know as Iceberg Slim, brings us on a ride through the t... Read More »

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