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The triumph of the thriller

Patrick Anderson

The triumph of the thriller

how cops, crooks, and cannibals captured popular fiction

by Patrick Anderson

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Published by Random House in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPatrick Anderson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 272 p. ;
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22757726M
ISBN 109780345481238

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