Tony Hillerman: A Critical Companion

Tony Hillerman: A Critical Companion

by John Reilly
     
 

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The first full-length examination of the works of Tony Hillerman, Grand Master of contemporary popular mystery fiction.See more details below

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The first full-length examination of the works of Tony Hillerman, Grand Master of contemporary popular mystery fiction.

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Studies the narrative techniques and thematic investigations of Hillerman's detective fiction. Individual chapters on his 13 novels are divided into sections on setting, plot, generic conventions, character development, and themes. In addition, the author offers alternative approaches<-->such as feminist criticism and post- colonialism<--> and a biographical chapter tracing the influence of his life on his writing. A bibliography of Hillerman's work, critical and biographical sources, and a list of reviews of each of his novels completes the work. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313008399
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Series:
Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
0 MB

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JOHN M. REILLY won the Edgar Allan Poe award from the Mystery Writers of America for his reference work Twentieth Century Crime and Mystery Writers (1980).

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