The Maltese Falcon - Dashiell Hammett Reviews
Description:ISBN 0752865331 / Author: Dashiell Hammett / Genre: Crime / Thriller / Sam Spade is hired by the fragrant Miss Wonderley to track down ... more
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By setting his masterpiece against a moody San Franciscan backdrop, Dashiell Hammett ensured The Maltese Falcon was destined for celluloid long before its publication. The people, the atmosphere and the places all have a dark romance of their own, but they only represent a fraction of the riveting adventure within. It all begins innocently enough when the radiant Miss Wonderley hires private eye Sam Spade to track down her sister. This deceptive precursor unexpectedly ignites a fast moving tale of murder, greed and brutality, culminating in a relentless race to track down a jewel encrusted bird, before visiting godfather - the Fat Man - locates it himself. ... Read the complete review
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