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Cain The Biography of James M. Cain Paperback - 1987

by Hoopes, Roy


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I never knew a writer who regarded [writing] as anything but a refined form of crucifixion. James M. CainAlthough Cain was formerly dismissed as merely a hardboiled writer, his finest works"The Postman Always Rings Twice, Mildred Pierce, "and "Double Indemnity"are" "now considered enduring classics of American literature.In this book Roy Hoopes gives as full a picture of the man and his life as will ever be written. The work was awarded an Edgar by the Mystery Writers of America."

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  • Title Cain The Biography of James M. Cain
  • Author Hoopes, Roy
  • Binding Paperback
  • Edition Paperback 1st
  • Publisher Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, U.S.A.
  • Date May 1, 1987
  • ISBN 9780809313617

About the author

Roy Hoopes is Director of College Relations, Washington College, Chestertown, Maryland.
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