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    • The Lost Detective

    • Becoming Dashiell Hammett
    • By: Nathan Ward
    • Narrated by: Brian Holsopple
    • Length: 5 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    Before he became a household name in America as perhaps our greatest hard-boiled crime writer, before his attachment to Lillian Hellman and blacklisting during the McCarthy era, and his subsequent downward spiral, Dashiell Hammett led a life of action. The tuberculosis he contracted during the war forced him to leave the Pinkertons - but it may well have prompted one of America's most acclaimed writing careers.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Illuminating

    • By Jean on 12-22-15

    Regular price: $19.95