Book Reviews of The Big Blow

The Big Blow
The Big Blow
Author: Joe R. Lansdale
ISBN-13: 9781892284976
ISBN-10: 1892284979
Publication Date: 10/2000
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Publisher: Not Avail
Book Type: Hardcover
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From the inside flap:

"Galveston, 1900.
Local fighter, future legend, Jack Johnson versus a professional street fighter brought in to put the black upstart in his place.

Galveston, 1900.
Whorehouses, gambling, racial tension, the intersection between myth, history, legend and reality.

Galveston, 1900.
The hurricane of the century is coming to destroy it all."

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This book is a masterpiece. Joe R. Lansdale is The King of Storytellers.
reviewed The Big Blow on + 54 more book reviews
From the inside flap:

"Galveston, 1900.
Local fighter, future legend, Jack Johnson versus a professional street fighter brought in to put the black upstart in his place.

Galveston, 1900.
Whorehouses, gambling, racial tension, the intersection between myth, history, legend and reality.

Galveston, 1900.
The hurricane of the century is coming to destroy it all."

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This book is a masterpiece. Joe R. Lansdale is The King of Storytellers.