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Chandlertown

Edward Thorpe

Chandlertown

the Los Angeles of Philip Marlowe

by Edward Thorpe

  • 245 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Los Angeles.
    • Subjects:
    • Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 -- Knowledge -- Los Angeles (Calif.),
    • Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 -- Characters -- Philip Marlowe,
    • Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism,
    • Literary landmarks -- California -- Los Angeles,
    • Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character),
    • Private investigators in literature,
    • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edward Thorpe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3505.H3224 Z87 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3181750M
      ISBN 100312128517
      LC Control Number83024413

      During World War II, Chandler's population doubled and reached 3, by -- the year Dr. Chandler passed away. On , the status of Chandler was upgraded from town to City. In recent years, Chandler's borders have been expanded and the population has boomed -- f in to more than , today.   Chandlertown - the Los Angeles of Philip Marlowe Edward Thorpe. out of 5 stars 4. Paperback. 14 offers from £ Killer in the Rain (Phillip Marlowe) This is a favourite book of mine, or it was until I gave it to a friend. Most of the stories I read over again - they are not complex like the novels, but there is a strong thread of /5(10).

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      Another popular Chandler novel chronicling the adventures of Phillip Marlowe is The Long Goodbye, published in This novel was made into a Hollywood film () directed by Robert Altman and. Databases and E-Books (You will need your Chandler Library card and 4-digit PIN to access these resources.) lyndaLibrary Includes online video courses that cover a broad range of topics, including job-searching strategies, best practices, and tips.


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