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The Resource Places for dead bodies, by Gary Hausladen

Places for dead bodies, by Gary Hausladen

Label
Places for dead bodies
Title
Places for dead bodies
Statement of responsibility
by Gary Hausladen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hausladen, Gary
Dewey number
813/.08720932
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.P57
LC item number
H38 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Police in literature
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Popular literature
  • Place (Philosophy) in literature
  • Geography in literature
  • Setting (Literature)
  • Misdaadromans
  • Kriminalroman
  • Gespenstergeschichte
  • USA
Label
Places for dead bodies, by Gary Hausladen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [203]-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- The Evolution of the Place-Based Police Procedural -- The Police Procedural Genre -- Placed-Based Police Procedurals -- Why Do We Read This Stuff, Anyway? -- Murder in America -- The Navajo Counery of Tony Hillerman -- The Cherokee Country of Jean Hager -- The New Orleans of James Lee Burke -- The New Orleans of Julie Smith -- The Houston and Latin America of David Lindsey -- The American Midwest of P. M. Carlson -- The American Northwest of J. A. Jance -- Susan Dunlap's Berkeley -- The Canadian North of Scott Young -- The Mexico of Paco Taibo -- Conclusion -- Murder in the United Kingdom and Ireland -- The London of P. D. James -- Colin Dexter's Oxford -- Rural England: The Yorkshire of Peter Robinson -- Glasgow and the Scotland of Peter Turnbull -- Dublin and the Ireland of Bartholomew Gill -- Conclusion -- Murder on the European Continent -- The Italy of Michael Dibdin -- The Provincial France of Nicolas Freeling
  • The Amsterdam of Janwillem van de Wetering -- The Stockholm of Per Wahloo and Maj Sjowall -- Conclusion -- From Moscow with Murder -- Marin Cruz Smith -- Stuart Kaminsky -- Conclusion -- Murder in the Orient Expressly -- The Japan of Seicho Matsumoto -- The Japan of James Melville -- The Hong Kong of William Marshall -- The Beijing of Cristopher West -- Conclusion -- Other Places for Murder -- The Israel of Batya Gur -- The Indian Subcontinent of H. R. F. Keating -- The South Africa of James McClure -- The Australian Outback of Arthur Upfield -- Conclusion -- Murder in Historical Context -- The Roman Empire of Lindsey Davis -- The Seventh-Century China of Robert Van Gulik -- The Victorian England of Anne Perry -- The Turn-of-the-Century Cairo of Michael Pearce -- Conclusion -- More Places for Murder, Mystery, and Mayhem -- The Police Procedural as an Effective Conveyor of Place -- Subplots and Secondary Agenda -- What Happens When Authors Get Their Places Wrong? -- Socially Contingent Places -- The Police Procedural as a Source of Sense of Place -- Appendix: Selected Series -- Fictional Works Cited -- Notes -- Index
Control code
42397810
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 212 pages
Isbn
9780292731271
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99047170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)42397810
Label
Places for dead bodies, by Gary Hausladen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [203]-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- The Evolution of the Place-Based Police Procedural -- The Police Procedural Genre -- Placed-Based Police Procedurals -- Why Do We Read This Stuff, Anyway? -- Murder in America -- The Navajo Counery of Tony Hillerman -- The Cherokee Country of Jean Hager -- The New Orleans of James Lee Burke -- The New Orleans of Julie Smith -- The Houston and Latin America of David Lindsey -- The American Midwest of P. M. Carlson -- The American Northwest of J. A. Jance -- Susan Dunlap's Berkeley -- The Canadian North of Scott Young -- The Mexico of Paco Taibo -- Conclusion -- Murder in the United Kingdom and Ireland -- The London of P. D. James -- Colin Dexter's Oxford -- Rural England: The Yorkshire of Peter Robinson -- Glasgow and the Scotland of Peter Turnbull -- Dublin and the Ireland of Bartholomew Gill -- Conclusion -- Murder on the European Continent -- The Italy of Michael Dibdin -- The Provincial France of Nicolas Freeling
  • The Amsterdam of Janwillem van de Wetering -- The Stockholm of Per Wahloo and Maj Sjowall -- Conclusion -- From Moscow with Murder -- Marin Cruz Smith -- Stuart Kaminsky -- Conclusion -- Murder in the Orient Expressly -- The Japan of Seicho Matsumoto -- The Japan of James Melville -- The Hong Kong of William Marshall -- The Beijing of Cristopher West -- Conclusion -- Other Places for Murder -- The Israel of Batya Gur -- The Indian Subcontinent of H. R. F. Keating -- The South Africa of James McClure -- The Australian Outback of Arthur Upfield -- Conclusion -- Murder in Historical Context -- The Roman Empire of Lindsey Davis -- The Seventh-Century China of Robert Van Gulik -- The Victorian England of Anne Perry -- The Turn-of-the-Century Cairo of Michael Pearce -- Conclusion -- More Places for Murder, Mystery, and Mayhem -- The Police Procedural as an Effective Conveyor of Place -- Subplots and Secondary Agenda -- What Happens When Authors Get Their Places Wrong? -- Socially Contingent Places -- The Police Procedural as a Source of Sense of Place -- Appendix: Selected Series -- Fictional Works Cited -- Notes -- Index
Control code
42397810
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 212 pages
Isbn
9780292731271
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99047170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)42397810

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