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The glass key

by Dashiell Hammett

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDashiell Hammett.
SeriesVintage crime
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3515.A4347 G5 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2061003M
ISBN 100679722629
LC Control Number88040517

The Glass Key WRITTEN BY James R. Burrows ARTWORK John Glock LAYOUT AND FORMATTING James R. Burrows, after designs by Fantasy Flight Games "I certify that I am the author of the attached material and that attached material is original, unpublished work. Complete summary of The Glass Key () Politician/thug Paul Madvig (Brian Donlevy) is used to thinking with his fists; his right hand man Ed Beaumont (Alan Ladd) is used to thinking with his head.

In Miller’s Crossing Tom winds up the antagonisms in the town to breaking point, his delicate games of deceit seem almost ready to crumble under the massive intensity that they provoke. Heisler’s The Glass Key is a more direct adaptation of a single Hammett novel – The Glass Key. From this novel Heisler draws the narrative events and many. Mar 29,  · Buy The Glass Key by Dashiell Hammett (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6).

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The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this mystery, fiction story are Ned Beaumont, Paul Madvig. The book has been awarded with, and 4/5.

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Many eminent crime novel critics, such as Julian Symons and Tom Nolan, consider The Glass Key to be Dashiell Hammett’s greatest masterpiece, even more significant than The Maltese Falcon.

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With George Raft, Claire Dodd, Edward Arnold, Rosalind Keith. Ed Beaumont is the personal friend, advisor and bodyguard to Paul Madvig, the political boss of a large city.

When a mysterious murder is committedthe son of a Madvig political opponentMadvig's enemies try to pin the crime on him because he is waging a clean-up campaign they oppose.

Ed risks his life /10(). Red Harvest (), The Dain Curse (), and The Glass Key () are among his most successful novels. During World War II, Hammett again served as sergeant in the Army, this time for more than two years, most of which he spent in the Aleutians.

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