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Hiney, Tom 1970-

Overview
Works: 13 works in 63 publications in 4 languages and 2,579 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Detective and mystery stories  Juvenile works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PS3505.H3224, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Tom Hiney
Raymond Chandler : a biography by Tom Hiney ( Book )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An uncensored look at Chandler's life as an author, a husband, a screenwriter, and occasional rogue
The Raymond Chandler papers : selected letters and non-fiction, 1909-1959 by Raymond Chandler ( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"With his classic novels and stories featuring the hardboiled private detective Philip Marlowe, Raymond Chandler transformed the detective story and became one of the most iconic and imitated writers of the twentieth century. But despite the fame he attained through best-selling books such as The Big Sleep and The Long Goodbye, as well as the screenplay for such groundbreaking film noir as Double Indemnity, he remained an intensely private man throughout his life. As he lived a quiet existence darkened by his wife's recurring illnesses and his struggles with alcoholism, Chandler's letters were his sole connection to his friends, fans and publishers - and fellow writers from Ian Fleming to Somerset Maugham." "In The Raymond Chandler Papers, Chandler biographers Tom Hiney and Frank MacShane bring together a new selection of his correspondence - much of it never before made public - that reveals all aspects of his powerful personality, artistic sensibility, and broad intellectual curiosity."--BOOK JACKET
On the missionary trail : a journey through Polynesia, Asia, and Africa with the London Missionary Society by Tom Hiney ( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One of the central tenets of the Christian faith is the commandment to spread the word. The London Missionary Society, founded in 1792, sent families to postings as far-flung as the Kalihari desert, Tahiti, and Canton to spread the gospel. But in an era when mail could take over a year to arrive, the LMS had little way of knowing how effective its efforts were. In 1821 the LMS deputized George Bennet and Daniel Tyerman to travel the world, to visit its stations and report on their progress. On the Missionary Trail is an extraordinary account of this expedition."--BOOK JACKET
On the missionary trail : the classic Georgian adventure of two Englishmen, sent on a journey around the world, 1821-29 by Tom Hiney ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El simple arte de escribir : cartas y ensayos escogidos by Raymond Chandler ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raymond Chandler a biography by Tom Hiney ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chandler created the famous fictional detective Philip Marlowe whose many investigations in print also made it to the big Hollywood screen. As an adult, his own life was centered around his wife Cissy, eighteen years his senior. After she died, he embarked on a manic globe-trotting spree that was risky and peppered with chance encounters
The lady in the lake ; The little sister ; The long goodbye ; Playback by Raymond Chandler ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raymond Chandler : životopis by Tom Hiney ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Czech and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lady in the lake by Raymond Chandler ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Private detective Philip Marlowe's search for two lost wives leads him into a world of evil, corruption, and murder
On the missionary trail the classic Georgian adventure of two Englishmen, sent on a journey around the world, 1821-29 by Tom Hiney ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In May 1821, two missionaries set off from London to report on the London Missionary Society's stations in some of the remotest spots on earth. They covered more than 80,000 miles and made 51 sea voyages, met with devil-worshipping cannibals, alcoholic chieftains and ritualistic headmen. This book draws heavily on their journal to build a picture of hardship and adventure
The Raymond Chandler papers : selected letters and nonfiction by Raymond Chandler ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The lady in the lake ; The little sister ; The long goodbye ; Playbook by Raymond Chandler ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On the missionary trail : a journey through Polynesia, Africa, Asia, and Oceania by Tom Hiney ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (57)
Spanish (3)
Polish (1)
Czech (1)
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