Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: Spillane and misogyny

Date: 09 Jul 2006


Is One Lonely Night the one in which Velda is kidnapped and whipped? I think I read that one way back when. I'm pretty sure I have a copy, with a great cover painting of Hammer entering on that scene.

"Be advised, though, that, aside from I THE JURY, this is the book Spillane's critics find most objectionable. It pits Hammer against the Red Menace (and the Red Menace hasn't got a chance), whihc, all by itself is enough to get the Cultural Elite's back up. Hammer, . . ."

Intellectualism = Commie sympathizer? What are you, stuck in the '50s? Got a poster of Joe McCarthy on your wall?


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