The Black Hearts Murder Author:Ellery Queen Where is Harlan James? — He was the indicted, bail-jumping leader of Banbury's militant Black Hearts - who had gone underground...but whose rage, still heard on tape, was edging the city towards interracial terror. — Harlan James called for violence - for black protests, demonstrations, drastic political action against the city's white leaders. — B... more »ut did he also call for - or commit - murder?
It was a top-prioity job for Mike McCall, a new breed of crime-fighter, whose cases plunge him into the crises of modern America...A prominent white official is shot to death and Mike must find the Killer - or face open racial warfare!« less