RARA-AVIS: Re: Hammett and the New: to Hemingway!!

From: Con Lehane (con@conlehane.com)
Date: 29 Jan 2009

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    <sethharw@...> wrote:
    >Wow, some great answers already! Thanks guys!
    > I'll keep working on what I can find and keep checking back here to
    see what else pops up.

    For my two cents, I'd say that Hammett brought realism to the detective novel, as in the tradition of American Realism. For a lot of stuff on Hammett, you might check www.emerybooks.com, especially Rick Layman's books on Hammett. Best, Con Lehane


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