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The detective novels of Agatha Christie : a reader's guide

Author: James Zemboy
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., Publishers, 2008.
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"All of Agatha Christie's 66 detective novels are covered here in detail. Each chapter begins with general comments on a novel's geographical and historical setting, identifying current events, fashions, fads and popular interests that relate to the story. A plot summary and character listing follow. An appendix translates Poirot's French and defines the British idiomatic words and phrases"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Zemboy, James.
Detective novels of Agatha Christie.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., Publishers, 2008
(OCoLC)608587287
Named Person: Agatha Christie; Agatha Christie; Christie; Christie; Agatha Christie; Agatha Christie; Christie; Christie
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Zemboy
ISBN: 9780786439140 0786439149
OCLC Number: 191732538
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: v, 442 pages ; 27 cm
Contents: The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1920) --
The Secret Adversary (1922) --
Murder on the Links (1923) --
The Man in the Brown Suit (1924) --
The Secret of Chimneys (1925) --
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (1926) --
The Big Four (1927) --
The Mystery of the Blue Train (1928) --
The Seven Dials Mystery (1929) --
Summary for the 1920s --
Murder at the Vicarage (1930) --
Murder at Hazelmoor (1931) --
Peril at End House (1932) --
Thirteen at Dinner (1933) --
The Boomerang Clue (1934) --
Murder in the Calais Coach (1934) --
Murder in Three Acts (1935) --
Death in the Air (1935) --
The A.B.C. Murders (1935) --
Murder in Mesopotamia (1936) --
Cards on the Table (1936) --
Death on the Nile (1937) --
Poirot Loses a Client (1937).
Responsibility: James Zemboy.
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Covers Agatha Christie's 66 detective novels. This book offers a plot summary and comprehensive character listing, and discusses the novels within Christie's overall body of work, with an emphasis on  Read more...

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