100 American Crime Writers

  • Steven Powell

Part of the Crime Files Series book series (CF)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Steven Powell
    Pages 1-5
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 353-373

About this book


100 American Crime Writers  features discussion and analysis of the lives of crime writers and their key works, examining the developments in American crime writing from the Golden Age to hardboiled detective fiction. This study is essential to scholars and an ideal introduction to crime fiction for anyone who enjoys this fascinating genre.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Steven Powell
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LiverpoolUK

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