5 edition of A long line of dead men found in the catalog.
A long line of dead men
|Series||Thorndike large print Americana series|
|LC Classifications||PS3552.L63 L6 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||480 p. (large print) ;|
|Number of Pages||480|
|LC Control Number||94047382|
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A Long Line of Dead Men stands out as one of his best. Block is a master of slow-building tension. Some mystery writers have fast-moving stories with short, punch chapters.
Block takes a different approach. For me, most of Block's novels featuring Matt Scudder are like being strangled slowly by a python. The books move along, but almost have a Cited by: 1.
A Long Line of Dead Men is an unusual departure from Block's realistic tales of the New York streets, and I do not believe it is a completely successful one. Still, the central idea of the novel--a gentleman's club with an unusual organizing principle and aim--is as old-fashioned a marvel as anything in Edgar Allan Poe or Arthur Conan Doyle, and Block deserves much credit for the way he brings 4/5.
That was "A Long Line of Dead Men", originally published in the mid's. (After the first attack on the World Trade Center but before the second.) I make it a habit to reread the book every few years, but I hadn't done so in about 5 years/5.
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