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The drowning pool

by Ross Macdonald

  • 119 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Vintage Crime/Black Lizard in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Archer, Lew (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Private investigators -- California -- Fiction,
    • California -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoss Macdonald.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3525.I486 D75 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination244 p. ;
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL575799M
      ISBN 100679768068
      LC Control Number96163165

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      About The Drowning Pool When a millionaire matriarch is found floating face down in the family pool, the prime suspects are her good-for-nothing son and his seductive teenage daughter. In The Drowning Pool, Lew Archer takes this case in the L.A. suburbs and encounters a moral wasteland of corporate greed and family hatred—and sufficient. Order The Drowning Pool here. When you talk to non-mystery people about detective novels, you'll hear about the same two titles: Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep and Dashiell Hammett's The Maltese are the only two novels that survived the twenty-first century in popular culture. Ross MacDonald is a name you'll hear in conversations with connoisseurs, but people .


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The Drowning Pool is a difficult novel for me to recommend. From the first scene between Archer and his client RMcD lays a heavy hand on his usually much more deft touch. Detective and client, the true innocents in the book, engage in the usual hard-boiled banter but it's very strained and a almost cruel on Archer's by: 5.

The Drowning Pool, published originally inwas the 2nd Lew Archer book. It was later turned into a movie starring Paul Newman. It was later turned into a movie starring Paul Newman.

Archer is Before I tried Ross Macdonald 's writing I'd become a major fan of his wife, Canadian mystery writer Margaret Millar 's books.4/5. The Drowning Pool, set in California and first published inis Archer's second outing and the most formally assured of the series.

After investigating an anonymous note accusing the wealthy Author: Lucian Robinson. The Drowning Pool (Lew Archer Series Book 2) - Kindle edition by MacDonald, Ross. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Drowning Pool (Lew Archer Series Book 2)/5(78).

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Beckford’s bridge and infamous ‘drowning pool’ have seen the deaths of many women over the years, including a teenage girl only a few months before.

Indeed Nell Abbott had a morbid fascination with the site and was writing a book about it; something that put her on the bad side of a number of local residents. With the Drowning Pool, there is more a feeling that this is a tragedy rather than a detective story.

The Drowning Pool shows themes that run throughout MacDonald's mysteries -- multi-generational sins of the father being visited upon the children, sincs with long roots and branches, dysfunctional by: 5. rows  Drowning Pool is a heavy metal/nu metal band from Dallas, Texas formed in.

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Pierre, and Stevie Benton. "his lew archer series is a monumental contribution to detective literature": first edition of macdonald's drowning pool, the second lew archer novel, inscribed by macdonald (millar, kenneth) (macdonald, ross) macdonald, john ross.

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Private investigator Lew Archer takes this case in the L.A. suburbs and encounters a moral w. Nel was researching the history of local women who died in the Drowning Pool — some were suicides, others met their oblivion unwillingly.

The first known drowning was that of Libby Seeton, a. Strangely enough the 'drowning pool' of the title, I barely recall from the book and yet here it takes centre stage and most effectively too.

Dogs are pretty nasty but the second in command cop, who is unbearably corrupt and violent in the book, is only a shadow of that character here/5(). His character's charms are wearier and warier this time around, which fits The Drowning Pool's often uncomfortable subtext.

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Our album-matchingCategory: Guitar Personality.Four and a half stars - I'm the first to admit that I'm a bag fan of crime fiction (both hard boiled and cozy), so it was no surprise that I loved "The Drowning Pool". This is Ross Macdonald's second book in the Lew Archer series. Former cop, now PI, Lew Archer is hired to track down the writer of a blackmail letter/5(12).