Crime fiction and politics: "Southern Seas" by Manuel Vázquez Montalbán

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In depth study of the impact of Politics in Crime Fiction. Analysing the different relevance in different languages Crime Fiction and from different perspectives, using Manuel Vázquez Montalbán novel Southern Seas as an example of political implications.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Routledge Companion to Crime Fiction
EditorsJanice Allan, Jesper Gulddal, Stewart King, Andrew Pepper
Place of PublicationLondon - New York
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9780429453342
ISBN (Print)9781138320352
Publication statusPublished - 29 Apr 2020


  • crime fiction
  • politics
  • hard-boiled novel
  • enigma novel
  • class struggle
  • social criticism

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    Jose Saval (Advisor)

    29 Jan 2021

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