RARA-AVIS: Re: Most Hard-Boiled?

From: Jacques Debierue ( matrxtech@yahoo.com)
Date: 18 Dec 2006

--- In rara-avis-l@yahoogroups.com, "ninposamurai" <ninposamurai@...> wrote:
> Hi,gang! Who's the hardest,of the hard-boiled writers,the most hard-
> boiled? Thanks! See ya,on the mean streets! ----------- J.B.

Cormac McCarthy, Dashiell Hammett, Paul Cain, George Higgins and James Ellroy stand out as ultrahardboiled. There were many others in the pulps. Some pulpsters wrote hardboiled, softboiled and everyboiled in betwixt.



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