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Hard-boiled crime fiction & the decline of moral authority / Susanna Lee.

Author:
Lee, Susanna, 1970- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Columbus : The Ohio State University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
ix, 232 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-222) and index.
Contents:
From virtue to honor: a nineteenth-century paradigm shift -- Carroll John Daly and Léo Malet: the first hard-boiled heroes -- Jim Thompson: "Don't you say I killed her!" -- Jean-Patrick Manchette: the art of falling apart -- Contemporary hard-boiled: rebuilding a culture hero.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other title(s):
Hard-boiled crime fiction and the decline of moral authority
ISBN:
  • 9780814213186 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0814213189 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016023008
OCLC:
945948393
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