Hammett's Moral Vision

Hammett's Moral Vision

The Most Influential Full-length Investigation of Dashiell Hammett's Novels Red Harvest, the Dain Curse, the Maltese Falcon, the Glass Key and the Thin Man

Book - 2007
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Previously only available serialized over seven issues of The Armchair Detective magazine, this examination is the single most influential book-length analysis of Dashiell Hammett's novels. Spanning all sections of his career, the book discusses five novels: The Dain Curse, The Glass Key, The Maltese Falcon, Red Harvest, and The Thin Man. Detailed analysis shows how the author and his work changed over time. Each novel is discussed in its own chapter with comparative criticism, and there is a list of resources for further reading and research. Additionally, this compiled text includes a new chapter in which the author discusses the impact Hammett has had on his own life.
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Vince Emery ; [Lancaster : Gazelle Drake Academic, distributor], 2007
ISBN: 9780982565025
098256502X
9780972589833
097258983X
Characteristics: 1 online resource (246 p.) : ill

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