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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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Editorial Reviews. Review. ''Iceberg Slim was the godfather of a genre.'' -- K'wan, #1 Essence bestselling author ''One of the greatest black writers in American ...
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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 ...

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.

San Francisco Bay View » 'Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp ...

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Jun 11, 2013 ... The literary work of Robert Beck, aka Iceberg Slim, has captivated the imaginations of ghetto-dwellers for decades. Much different from the ...

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

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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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 ...

Ice-T on His Documentary Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp, the Book ...

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Sep 19, 2012 ... It wasn't until he got his hands on a paperback copy of Iceberg Slim's 1969 memoir, Pimp: The Story of My Life—which, he says, cool ...

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.