Dashiell Hammett

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Noun1.Dashiell Hammett - United States writer of hard-boiled detective fiction (1894-1961)
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Su autor, Jorge Zepeda Patterson, mejor conocido por su valiente labor periodistica, empezo a perfilarse como autor de ficcion desde su primera novela, Los corruptores, finalista del premio Dashiel Hammett y publicada tambien por Planeta.
The Hellman/Hammett grant program was set up in the name of Lillian Hellman and her companion Dashiel Hammett.
The Spirit often featured a darker vision of American postwar society that shared more in common with the crime fiction of Raymond Chandler and Dashiel Hammett than with many contemporaneous examples of the comics medium.
Este genero tiene connotados impulsores, entre los cuales destacan los norteamericanos Dashiel Hammett y Raymond Chandler, ademas de otros eximios e internacionalmente reconocidos autores, como Agatha Christie, Boris Vian, George Simenon y Manuel Vazquez Montalban.