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Author Browne, Ray B. (Ray Broadus), 1922-2009.

Title Heroes and humanities : detective fiction and culture / Ray B. Browne
Published Bowling Green, Ohio : Bowling Green State University Popular Press, [1986]


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 W'PONDS  809.3872035 B8838/H  AVAILABLE
Description 141 pages ; 24 cm
Contents The frontier heroism of Arthur W. Upfield -- Peter Corris : Sydney, Australia, private eye -- The heroic world of Judson Philips -- Ed Lacy : passage through darkness -- E.V. Cunningham : the case of the poisoned society -- The Chicago talk of Thomas B. Dewey -- The humanistic eggs : fiction of Michael Z. Lewin -- The Ohio valley of Jonathan Valin -- The triumph of humanism in the detective fiction of George C. Chesbro -- John Ball's humanism -- Ralph McInerny : religious detective fiction in Chicago -- Martha G. Webb : 'Somebody's sweet little aunt' -- Christie Tea and Chandler Beer : Martha Grimes' early detective fiction -- Sherlock Holmes as Christian detective : the case of the invisible thief -- The border through Canadian detective field glasses
Subject Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism.
Detective and mystery stories, Australian -- History and criticism.
Detective and mystery stories, Canadian -- History and criticism.
Heroes in literature.
Humanism in literature.
Literature and society -- English-speaking countries.
Literature and society.
LC no. 86072643
ISBN 087972370X