A Mickey Spillane Companion by Robert L. Gale

By Robert L. Gale

At one time, Mickey Spillane had authored seven of the head ten bestsellers in background, and should were the main generally learn writer on this planet. Spillane masterful storytelling grabs his readers together with his first paragraph and leads them spellbound towards his climax. besides Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, and Ross Macdonald, he continues to be certainly one of America's maximum secret writers. This ebook is a handy advisor to his works.

An establishing chronology lists the executive occasions in his existence and occupation. the majority of the amount provides a number of hundred alphabetically prepared entries on his writings. Lengthier entries summarize the plots of his works, together with I, the Jury; My Gun Is Quick; Vengeance Is Mine!; and The lengthy Wait. Shorter entries establish his a variety of characters, together with his relatively memorable detective, Mike Hammer. decide on entries record works for additional examining, and the quantity concludes with a short bibliography.

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