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Iceberg Slim

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Robert Beck better known as Iceberg Slim, was an American pimp who subsequently became an influential author among a primarily African-American ...

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Feb 15, 2011 ... Iceberg Slim, in the 1968 interview, promotes his book "Trick Baby" and describes the 'Pidgeon Drop' con. Full 17.13 interview available, ...
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This is the story of Iceberg Slim's life as he saw, felt, tasted, and smelled it. A trip through hell by the one man who lived to tell the tale. The dangers of jail, ...
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The Fires That Forged Iceberg Slim - The New Yorker

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Aug 19, 2015 ... Robin D. G. Kelley on the life and legend of Iceberg Slim, whose writings launched the pimp into America's pop-culture pantheon heroes and ...

Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp (2012) - IMDb

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Examines the tumultuous life of legendary Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim (1918- 1992) and how he reinvented himself from pimp to author of 7 groundbreaking ...

Iceberg Slim (Author of Pimp) - Goodreads

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Iceberg Slim, also known as Robert Beck, was born as Robert Lee Maupin. Novelist and poet whose most famous novel, Pimp, is semi-autobiographical.

Iceberg Slim: biography, bibliography, filmography and links ...

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Iceberg Slim, also known as Robert Beck, was born as Robert Lee Maupin in Chicago, Illinois on August 4th, 1918. He spent much of his childhood in ...

Review: A cold, hard look at the work of Robert 'Iceberg Slim' Beck ...

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Aug 13, 2015 ... I taught Robert "Iceberg's Slim" Beck's compact gold and purple book, "Pimp: The Story of My Life," in my first college class 14 years ago.

Iceberg's Kin Disagree: Is It the Real Slim, or Shady? - latimes

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Sep 4, 2001 ... Things have turned decidedly frosty as two daughters of late urban writer Iceberg Slim (Robert Maupin Beck) and their stepmother do battle ...

LCD 21 | A Tribute to Iceberg Slim - WFMU

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Iceberg Slim burst forth in 1969 as a savagely gifted storyteller, whose paperback novels sold in unprecedented numbers in the ghettos. Iceberg Slim was the ...

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Iceberg Slim, aka Robert Beck, was born in Chicago in 1918 and was initiated into the life of the pimp at age eighteen. He briefly attended the Tuskegee Institute ...

Review: 'Street Poison,' a Biography of Iceberg Slim, Writer and Pimp

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Aug 5, 2015 ... In the late 1960s and early '70s, if you wanted a book by Iceberg Slim, the best- selling black writer in America, you didn't go to a bookstore.

Pimp: The Story of My Life by Iceberg Slim — Reviews, Discussion ...

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Robert (Iceberg Slim) Beck's first book is told without bitterness and with no pretense at moralizing. It is the smells, the sounds, the fears and the petty triumphs in ...