The Mammoth Book of Historical Crime Fiction

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The Mammoth Book of Historical Crime Fiction

By Mike Ashley (Editor)

Running Press Book Publishers, Paperback, 9780762442676, 467pp.

Publication Date: September 6, 2011

Description
Ever since Sir Arthur Conan Doyle delighted readers with the fictional genius detective, Sherlock Holmes, crime fiction has been plumbed by mystery writers everywhere. This volume of 12 stories spans crime from the Bronze Age to World War II, and will appeal to the current readers of "The Mammoth Book of New Sherlock Holmes Adventures" and "Best British Mysteries.


About the Author
Mike Ashley is a full-time writer, editor, and researcher. He has compiled over fifty Mammoth Books including "The Mammoth Book of Extreme Science Fiction" and "The Mammoth Book of Mindblowing SF." He lives in Kent with his wife and three cats.