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 (hăm′ĭt), Dashiell 1894-1961.
American writer of highly acclaimed detective fiction, including The Maltese Falcon (1930) and The Thin Man (1934).

Hammett

(ˈhæmət)
n
(Biography) Dashiell. 1894–1961, US writer of detective novels. His books include The Maltese Falcon (1930) and The Thin Man (1932)

Ham•mett

(ˈhæm ɪt)

n.
(Samuel) Da•shiell (dəˈʃil, ˈdæʃ il, -əl) 1894–1961, U.S. writer of detective stories.
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