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Anatomy of Murder Mystery, Detective, and Crime Fiction

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ISBN-10: 0879728426

ISBN-13: 9780879728427

Edition: 2001

Authors: Carl D. Malmgren

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Book details

List price: $17.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date: 6/15/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 218
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Prologuep. 1
Mystery Fictionp. 11
Mystery Fiction and Its Signsp. 13
Mystery's Design: Special Providence in Mystery Fictionp. 33
Truth and Justice in Contemporary Mystery Fictionp. 51
Detective Fictionp. 69
Dashiell Hammett and the World of Detective Fictionp. 71
Grounding the Detective: Raymond Chandler's Fictionp. 91
Metafictional Detective Fictionp. 113
Crime Fictionp. 133
Crime Fiction's Two Facesp. 135
Signs of Crime: Jim Thompson's Fictionp. 155
The Police Procedural and Serial Killer Fictionp. 171
Epiloguep. 191
Bibliographyp. 197
Indexp. 207
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