The Resource Dashiell Hammett : Man of Mystery

Dashiell Hammett : Man of Mystery

Label
Dashiell Hammett : Man of Mystery
Title
Dashiell Hammett
Title remainder
Man of Mystery
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dashiell Hammett changed the face of crime fiction. In five novels published over five years as well as a string of stories, he transformed the mystery genre into literature and left us with the figure of the hard-boiled detective, from the Continental Op to Sam Spade - immortalized on film by Humphrey Bogart in The Maltese Falcon - and the more glamorous Thin Man, also made iconic with the aid of Hollywood. A brilliant writer, Hammett was a complex and enigmatic man. After 1934 until his death in 1961, he published no more novels and suffered from a writer's block that both shamed and maimed h
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.A4347
LC item number
Z59 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Dashiell Hammett : Man of Mystery
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892799833
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628723786
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
869104
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30896058
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)892799833
  • pebc1628723785

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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