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The Resource The lost detective : becoming Dashiell Hammett, Nathan Ward

The lost detective : becoming Dashiell Hammett, Nathan Ward

Label
The lost detective : becoming Dashiell Hammett
Title
The lost detective
Title remainder
becoming Dashiell Hammett
Statement of responsibility
Nathan Ward
Title variation
Becoming Dashiell Hammett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A fascinating portrait of the overlooked Dashiell Hammett--from his years as a Pinkerton detective to becoming the author of arguably the most iconic detective novels of the twentieth century"--
Summary
A fascinating portrait of the overlooked Dashiell Hammett--from his years as a Pinkerton detective to becoming the author of arguably the most iconic detective novels of the twentieth century
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10443478
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Nathan
Dewey number
  • 813.52
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hammett, Dashiell
  • Authors, American
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
becoming Dashiell Hammett
Label
The lost detective : becoming Dashiell Hammett, Nathan Ward
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/402/9780802776402/image/lgcover.9780802776402.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Machine generated contents note: pt. I The Cheaper the Crook -- ch. I The Devilish Art -- ch. II A Company Man -- ch. III $5,000 Blood Money -- ch. IV Out of Uniform -- ch. V Dearest Woman -- ch. VI The Last Case -- pt. II The Ex-Detective -- ch. VII A Little Man Going Forward -- ch. VIII The Old Man -- ch. IX Blackmasking -- ch. X The Price of Peggy O'Toole -- ch. XI The Big Ship -- ch. XII Among the Ghosts -- ch. XIII Babylon and Back
Control code
000054827171
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxi, 214 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802776402
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015016402
System control number
(OCoLC)898418908
Label
The lost detective : becoming Dashiell Hammett, Nathan Ward
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/402/9780802776402/image/lgcover.9780802776402.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Machine generated contents note: pt. I The Cheaper the Crook -- ch. I The Devilish Art -- ch. II A Company Man -- ch. III $5,000 Blood Money -- ch. IV Out of Uniform -- ch. V Dearest Woman -- ch. VI The Last Case -- pt. II The Ex-Detective -- ch. VII A Little Man Going Forward -- ch. VIII The Old Man -- ch. IX Blackmasking -- ch. X The Price of Peggy O'Toole -- ch. XI The Big Ship -- ch. XII Among the Ghosts -- ch. XIII Babylon and Back
Control code
000054827171
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxi, 214 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802776402
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015016402
System control number
(OCoLC)898418908

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