Download e-book for iPad: A Companion to Crime Fiction (Blackwell Companions to by Charles J. Rzepka,Lee Horsley

By Charles J. Rzepka,Lee Horsley

ISBN-10: 1405167653

ISBN-13: 9781405167659

A Companion to Crime Fiction offers the definitive consultant to this renowned style from its origins within the eighteenth century to the current day

  • A choice of forty-seven newly commissioned essays from a staff of prime students around the globe make this Companion the definitive consultant to crime fiction
  • Follows the advance of the style from its origins within the eighteenth century via to its out of the ordinary today's popularity
  • Features  full-length serious essays at the most vital authors and film-makers, from Arthur Conan Doyle and Dashiell Hammett to Alfred Hitchcock and Martin Scorsese exploring the ways that they've got formed and encouraged the field
  • Includes large references to the main updated scholarship, and a accomplished bibliography

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