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The Resource Unless the threat of death is behind them : hard-boiled fiction and film noir, John T. Irwin, (electronic resource)

Unless the threat of death is behind them : hard-boiled fiction and film noir, John T. Irwin, (electronic resource)

Label
Unless the threat of death is behind them : hard-boiled fiction and film noir
Title
Unless the threat of death is behind them
Title remainder
hard-boiled fiction and film noir
Statement of responsibility
John T. Irwin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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MdBmJHUP
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Irwin, John T
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Men in motion pictures
  • Men in literature
  • Masculinity in motion pictures
  • Masculinity in literature
  • Detectives in literature
  • Private investigators in literature
  • Film noir
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Noir fiction, American
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
Label
Unless the threat of death is behind them : hard-boiled fiction and film noir, John T. Irwin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-282) and index
Contents
"Where their best interest lies" : Hammett's The Maltese falcon -- Being boss : Chandler's The big sleep -- Beating the boss : Cain's Double indemnity -- Who's the boss? : W.R. Burnett's High sierra -- Deadline at midnight : Cornell Woolrich's Night has a thousand eyes -- A puzzle of character -- Hard-boiled fiction and film noir -- Hard-boiled fiction and film noir continued
Control code
ssj0000475016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 290 p. )
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780801889387
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000475016
Label
Unless the threat of death is behind them : hard-boiled fiction and film noir, John T. Irwin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-282) and index
Contents
"Where their best interest lies" : Hammett's The Maltese falcon -- Being boss : Chandler's The big sleep -- Beating the boss : Cain's Double indemnity -- Who's the boss? : W.R. Burnett's High sierra -- Deadline at midnight : Cornell Woolrich's Night has a thousand eyes -- A puzzle of character -- Hard-boiled fiction and film noir -- Hard-boiled fiction and film noir continued
Control code
ssj0000475016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 290 p. )
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780801889387
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000475016

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