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Title
Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe :
Type
Text
Language
English
Geographic Coverage
United States
Classification
LCC: PS3505.H3224 Z57 2011 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 813/.52 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2011037371
Summary
"Since their inception, detective novels have been a wildly successful genre of American fiction, featuring a uniquely American belief in rugged individualism. This book focuses on Raymond Chandler's creation of Philip Marlowe, a detective whose feeling for community and willingness to compromise radically changed the genre's vigilantism and violence"--Provided by publisher.
Table Of Contents
Rugged individualism in Carroll John Daly and Mickey Spillane
Dashiell Hammett: individualism in transition
Marlowe as negotiator
Marlowe and the police
Marlowe and the criminals
Ross Macdonald
Cinematic considerations
Conclusion.
Authorized Access Point
Athanasourelis, John Paul, 1952- Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe