Dashiell Hammett

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Dashiell Hammett
BornSamuel Dashiell Hammett
27 Mey 1894(1894-05-27)
Saint Mary's Coonty, Maryland, U.S.
Dee'd10 Januar 1961(1961-01-10) (aged 66)
New York Ceety, U.S.
ThriftNovelist
NaitionalityAmerican
Period1929–1951
GenreHardboiled crime an detective feection
SpooseJosephine Dolan (1921-1937) (divorced) (2 bairns)[1]
PairtnerLillian Hellman (1931–1961)
BairnsJosephine Hammett (b. 1926)
Mary Jane Hammett (b. 1921)

Samuel Dashiell Hammett (/ˈsæmjʊəl dəˈʃl ˈhæmət/; Mey 27, 1894 – Januar 10, 1961) wis an American author o detective novelles an short stories, a screenplay writer, an poleetical activist. Amang the endurin chairacters he creatit are Sam Spade (The Maltese Falcon), Nick an Nora Charles (The Thin Man), an the Continental Op (Reid Harvest an The Dain Curse).

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