An Encyclopedia. 2 volumes
Greenwood World 2009
Hardback 915pp Illustrated
9781846450228   Product Code: 20037
On topics from Academe, (Death in) to Women Crime Writers and on authors from Peter Ackroyd to Yuill, PB (the pseudonym for Gordon Williams and Terry Venables), this encyclopedia comprises short signed essays and analysis written by a distinguished cast of authors, including many of the top British crime writers themselves. It also covers notable films such as Brighton Rock (1947), television series and magazines, and the entries on genres and authors end with lists of selected works.