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, ...
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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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 ...
Examines the tumultuous life of legendary Chicago pimp Iceberg Slim (1918-
1992) and how he reinvented himself from pimp to author of 7 groundbreaking ...
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.
Iceberg Slim, also known as Robert Beck, was born as Robert Lee Maupin.
Novelist and poet whose most famous novel, Pimp, is semi-autobiographical.
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.
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 ...
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 ...