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The Resource Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe : the hard-boiled detective transformed, John Paul Athanasourelis

Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe : the hard-boiled detective transformed, John Paul Athanasourelis

Label
Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe : the hard-boiled detective transformed
Title
Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe
Title remainder
the hard-boiled detective transformed
Statement of responsibility
John Paul Athanasourelis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Athanasourelis, John Paul
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3505.H3224
LC item number
Z57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Marlowe, Philip
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
Label
Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe : the hard-boiled detective transformed, John Paul Athanasourelis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
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
Control code
764560992
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 200 pages
Isbn
9780786442157
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011037371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)764560992
Label
Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe : the hard-boiled detective transformed, John Paul Athanasourelis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
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
Control code
764560992
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 200 pages
Isbn
9780786442157
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011037371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)764560992

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