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Detective Fiction - From Victorian Sleuths to the Present

M. Lee Alexander

From mysterious origins, through the Victorian sleuths and the “Golden Age” of the genre (the 1920s through the 1940s), and to the present day, detective fiction, mysteries, and spy thrillers have consistently topped best-seller lists around the world. Professor M. Lee Alexander provides listeners with a lively discussion of groundbreaking authors from Edgar Allan Poe and Arthur Conan Doyle to Agatha Christie, Ian Fleming, and modern writers such as Nevada Barr and Jonathan Kellerman.

From mysterious origins, through the Victorian sleuths and the “Golden Age” of the genre (the 1920s through the 1940s), and to the present day, detective fiction, mysteries, and spy thrillers have consistently topped best-seller lists around the world. Professor M. Lee Alexander provides listeners with a lively discussion of groundbreaking authors from Edgar Allan Poe and Arthur Conan Doyle to Agatha Christie, Ian Fleming, and modern writers such as Nevada Barr and Jonathan Kellerman.
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From mysterious origins, through the Victorian sleuths and the “Golden Age” of the genre (the 1920s through the 1940s), and to the present day, detective fiction, mysteries, and spy thrillers have consistently topped best-seller lists around the world. Professor M. Lee Alexander provides listeners with a lively discussion of groundbreaking authors from Edgar Allan Poe and Arthur Conan Doyle to Agatha Christie, Ian Fleming, and modern writers such as Nevada Barr and Jonathan Kellerman.

Language:

English

Length:

7h 8m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:06


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

31:07


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

28:59


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

31:57


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

32:32


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

30:22


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

29:58


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

30:00


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

29:58


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

30:20


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

30:23


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

31:15


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

29:10


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

30:27


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

30:39


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:42