The Cambridge companion to Crime fiction

The Cambridge companion to Crime fiction

FichaTextoEditorial Cambridge University Press

FichaTextoAno 2003

FichaTextoEan 9780521008716


This Companion covers British and American crime fiction from the eighteenth century to the end of the twentieth. As well as discussing the "detective" fiction of writers like Arthur Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie and Raymond Chandler, it considers otherkinds of fiction where crime plays a substantial part, such as the thriller and spy fiction.