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
Edition: 1st Hardcover ed
ISBN: 9780972589833
097258983X
Branch Call Number: 813 Hammett Thompson
813 Hammett Thompson
Characteristics: 246 p. : ill. ; 23 cm

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