Murder Number One

Breen, Jon L.
July 1977
New Republic;7/30/77, Vol. 177 Issue 5, p38
Focuses on the works of novelist Earl Derr Biggers. Theme of his works; Characters of his works; Samples of his works; Creation of a Chinese sleuth Charlie Chan by him; Exceptional sensitivity and commitment of Biggers to racial understanding; Portrayal of a comic character played by a Japanese policeman named Kashima; Conflict of Eastern and Western values that makes Charlie Chan an interesting character.


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