Icons of Mystery and Crime Detection: From Sleuths to Superheroes: Volume 2

Series: Greenwood Icons
Hardback
This book provides an introduction to 24 iconic figures, real and fictional, that have shaped the detective/mystery genre of popular literature. * Parallel chronologies placing each of the book's 24 subjects in their historical/cultural context * Individual selected bibliographies for each of the 24 figures plus a selected general bibliography of critical sources treating the genre