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Eric Ambler

by Ronald J. Ambrosetti

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Published by Twayne Publishers, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ambler, Eric, 1909- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Spy stories, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Espionage in literature.,
  • Spies in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-153) and index.

    StatementRonald J. Ambrosetti.
    SeriesTwayne"s English authors series ;, TEAS 507
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6001.M48 Z53 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1083911M
    ISBN 100805783695
    LC Control Number94007612

    Eric Ambler is the recipient of four Gold Dagger Awards and one Silver. In , he was named Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America. Eric Ambler is often said to have invented the modern suspense novel. Beginning in , he wrote a series of novels that introduced ordinary protagonists thrust into political intrigues they were ill-prepared to deal with. These novels were touted for their realism, and Ambler established himself as a thriller writer of depth and originality/5(5).

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