Queens of Crime

Queens of Crime

American and British Female Detective Novels Over the Course of Time

eBook - 2012
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Hauptbeschreibung Female crime writers were not always given the same recognition as today. Edgar Allan Poe's detective story 'The Murders in the Rue Morgue', written in 1841, is regarded as the beginning of the detective genre. In the following years, the genre was typically dominated by male authors. Since then considerable progress has been made, and female authors have created a very individual way of writing detective novels. However, experts still disagree on a clear definition of the female crime novel. The present study hopes to gain further insight into female detective nov.
Publisher: Hamburg : Anchor Academic Pub., 2012.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (40 pages).


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