Spy Fiction:

A Connoisseur’s Guide


by Donald McCormick & Kay Fletcher



Facts On File Inc., New York. 1990. Hardcover in dust jacket. 346 pages. (6¼ X 9¼). Introduction by the authors. The entries are arranged alphabetically by author, and each author has his pseudonyms, titles, a biography, and a critical analysis of his writings presented. A history of American spy fiction before and after 1945 comes next. Other subjects about spies follows. Notes, a Glossary, Bibliography and Acknowledgments, and an index close the book. A good reference for the reader of spy fiction.



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