qIcons of Mystery and Crime Detection: From Sleuths to Superheroesq is an insightful look at one of our most popular and diverse fictional genres, providing a guided tour of mystery and crime writing by focusing on two dozen of the field's most enduring creations and creators. qIcons of Mystery and Crime Detectionq spans the history of the detective story with series of critical entries on the field's most evocative names, from the originator of the form, Edgar Allan Poe, to its first popular running character, Sherlock Holmes; from the Golden Age of Sam Spade, Philip Marlowe, and Charlie Chan--in fiction and films--to small screen heroes, such as Columbo and Jessica Fletcher. Also included are other accomplished practitioners of the craft of mystery/crime storytelling, including Agatha Christie, Tony Hillerman, and Alfred Hitchcock.... Gotham Knight, animated anthology feature film Audio Cassette 1989a Batman, Dove Books on Tape Computer Game 2008aLEGO ... ringtones, and exclusive Dark Knight footage and exclusive digital comics, via Verizon Wirelessa#39; Nokia 6205 Dark Knight Edition ... The Batman Handbook: The Ultimate Training Manual.
|Title||:||Icons of Mystery and Crime Detection|
|Author||:||Mitzi M. Brunsdale|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2010-07|