Great Women Mystery Writers: Classic to Contemporary

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Van Dine 675 Van Dine was very interested in the philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche. the outstanding personality of the story. 1926.. doubtless. the killer he has been investigating. The reader. and they were divorced in 1966. 1979). Private Investigator 4 Dec 1958-17 Dec 1959 (UK: BBC); 9 45-minute episodes; black and white; Subtle show based on legitimate premise: private investigators are quiet, forgettable in appearance, and never do anything to draw attention.

Pages: 456

Publisher: Greenwood (September 30, 1994)

ISBN: 0313287708


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