Dashiell Hammett

Dashiell Hammett

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SAMUEL DASHIELL HAMMETT (1894-1961) was an author of hard-boiled detective fiction, as well as a political activist. He is best known for his novels The Maltese FalconThe Thin ManRed Harvest, and The Dain Curse. He died of cancer in 1961.

He is the author of:

The Selected Letters of Dashiell Hammett: 1921-1960