Search Results for detective fiction

 
Mysteries and Detection

The novels of Raymond Chandler, hard-boiled detective fiction in the vein of Dashiel Hammett, focus on the experiences of detective Philip Marlowe. If Chandler. ....

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Mysteries and Detection

The novels of Raymond Chandler, hard-boiled detective fiction in the vein of Dashiel Hammett, focus on the experiences of detective Philip Marlowe. If Chandler. ....

1591 Words 6 Pages

Analysis of The Maltese Falcon and Contempt

.... Dashiell Hammett's The Maltese Falcon is considered a classic of detective fiction, a literary genre that shares many similarities with the f. ....

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God Save The Child

.... in a new direction. The hero is similar to heroes in classic detective fiction by authors like Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hamm. ....

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American crime fiction

.... of styles and subgenres, but certain elements can be identified as being especially identified with American crime fiction. The private detective or private ....

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Dashiell Hammett

.... direction. The hero is similar to heroes in classic detective fiction by authors like Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett. Jack .... (894 Words ... ....

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Intentions Gone Haywire and Crime Novels

An essay or paper on Intentions Gone Haywire and Crime Novels. Underlying the "reverse-pattern" or "crime-suspense" novel is the idea of "intentions gone haywire ....

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Race and Film

.... Both films are examples of a strong and popular film genre, the detective film in one case, the techno-thriller in the other. Devil ....

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Chronicle of a Death Foretold Analysis

.... Mature now, Garcia is the narrator-detective who vows to solve the mystery that .... will discuss how Garcia Marquez uses the seven elements of fiction to enhance ....

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The Structure of Tom Sawyer

.... Huckleberry Finn, and in Tom Sawyer Abroad and Tom Sawyer, Detective, two of .... hindrance to Huck and has become so enamored of European adventure fiction that he ....

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Edgar Allan Poe

An essay or paper on Edgar Allan Poe. Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, Massachusetts to parents who were itinerant actors (Martin). His father, David Poe Jr. ....

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Edgar Allan Poe & Alcoholism

An essay or paper on Edgar Allan Poe & Alcoholism. Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, Massachusetts to parents who were itinerant actors (Martin). His father, ....

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Different Forms of Crime

.... story is one of the staples of the Hollywood film, though in different periods the detective story has .... Most plays, novels, and other forms of fiction have .... ....

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Literature and Individuality in Poe

.... of what might be called the intuitive ability of the individual in fiction. .... may have lacked control in his own life, but through the detective character Dupin ....

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