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Hard-boiled : An Anthology Of American Crime Stories (1995)


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Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
Description:  viii, 532 pages ; 23 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0195084993 (alk. paper),
Language:  English

Scorched face / Round trip / Mistral / Backwash / Trouble-chaser / Fruit tramp / Brush fire / Human interest stuff / Waiting for Rusty / I'll be waiting / Marijuana and a pistol / Who said I was dead / Nor iron bars / Dock walloper / Three-ten to Yuma / Bobby-soxer / Black pudding / Guilt-edged blonde / Mama's boy / Screen test of Mike Hammer / Home / So pale, so cold, so fair / A piece of ground / Merry, merry Christmas / Forever after / Old pro / Saturday night deaths / Graveyard shift / Deadhead coming down / To Florida / It's a hard world / Junior Jackson's parable / Bonding / Gravy train / Batman's helpers / Long silence after /

Dashiell Hammett -- W. R. Burnett -- Raoul Whitfield -- Frederick Nebel -- Paul Cain -- Daniel Mainwaring -- James M. Cain -- Brett Halliday -- William Cole -- Raymond Chandler -- Chester Himes -- Norbert Davis -- John D. MacDonald -- Benjamin Appel -- Elmore Leonard -- Jonathan Craig -- David Goodis -- Ross Macdonald -- David Alexander -- Mickey Spillane -- Gil Brewer -- Leigh Brackett -- Helen Nielsen -- Evan Hunter -- Jim Thompson -- H. A. DeRosso -- Michael Kerr -- James M. Reasoner -- Margaret Maron -- Robert Sampson -- Andrew Vachss -- James Hannah -- Faye Kellerman -- James Ellroy -- Lawrence Block -- Ed Gorman

Related Searches:
Detective and mystery stories, American.
Crime -- Fiction. -- United States

Additional Credits:
Pronzini, Bill.
Adrian, Jack.

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