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      ISBN 978-0-393-34039-6

Yunte Huang (Author)


Charlie Chan

The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendezvous with American History

 

    List of Illustrations
    Introduction
    Prologue

    PART ONE: THE "REAL" CHARLIE CHAN


    1. Sandalwood Mountains
    2. Canton
    3. Paniolo, the Hawaiian Cowboy
    4. The Wilders of Waikiki
    5. "Book 'em, Danno!"
    6. Chinatown
    7. The See Yup Man
    8. Desperadoes
    9. Double Murder



    PART TWO: CHARLIE CHAN'S POP


    10. The Other Canton
    11. Lampoon
    12. The Raconteur
    13. The House Without a Key



    PART THREE: CHARLIE CHAN, THE CHINA MAN


    14. The Heathen Chinee
    15. Fu Manchu
    16. Charlie Chan, the Chinaman
    17. Kaimuki
    18. Pasadena
    19. A Meeting of East and West



    PART FOUR: CHARLIE CHAN AT THE MOVIES


    20. Hollywood's Chinoiserie
    21. Yellowface
    22. Between the Real and the Reel
    23. Rape in Paradise
    24. The Black Camel
    25. Racial Parables



    PART FIVE: CHARLIE CHAN CARRIES ON


    26. Charlie Chan in China
    27. Charlie Chan Soldiers On
    28. The Fu Manchurian Candidate
    29. Will the Real Charlie Chan Please Stand Up?

    Epilogue
    Appendix 1: A List of Charlie Chanisms
    Appendix 2: A List of Charlie Chan Films
    Acknowledgements
    Notes
    Selected Bibliography
    Credits
    Index