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The Cambridge companion to American crime fiction

The Cambridge companion to American crime fiction

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Catherine Ross Nickerson.
    SeriesCambridge companions to literature
    ContributionsNickerson, Catherine Ross.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.D4 C35 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24019348M
    ISBN 109780521199377
    LC Control Number2010000334
    OCLC/WorldCa499740949


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