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The Continental Op

The Continental Op

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Written by Dashiell HammettAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Dashiell Hammett

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
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  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: July 17, 1989
  • Price: $15.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-679-72258-8 (0-679-72258-0)
about this book

Short, thick-bodied, mulishly stubborn, and indifferent to pain, Dashiell Hammett's Continetal Op was the prototype for generations of tough-guy detectives. In these stories the Op unravels a murder with too many clues, looks for a girl with eyes the color of shadows on polished silver, and tangles with a crooked-eared gunman called the Whosis Kid.