TITLE

Murder in the Dark

AUTHOR(S)
Occhiogrosso, Frank
PUB. DATE
July 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;7/30/77, Vol. 177 Issue 5, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the works and life of novelist Dashiell Hammett. Famous characters from his novels; Samples of his works; Theme of his works; Background of Hammett; Appreciation of his finest novel "The Maltese Falcon"; Creation of protagonists by the writers of detective fiction; Popularity of his creation of a detective who relies less on empirical analysis of material clues.
ACCESSION #
9598434

 

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