Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Hepburn, Allan.

Title Intrigue : espionage and culture / Allan Hepburn.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2005]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  823.0872 Hep    AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 327 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-321) and index.
Contents Spies : a theory of intrigue -- Thrills : fear and catharsis as ideological effects -- Codes : self-evident meaning in narratives of intrigue -- Ghosts : illegitimacy and commitment in Under western eyes -- Sewers : fantasies of death and disgust in The third man -- Collaborations : love and war in The heat of the day -- Walls : The spy who came in from the cold as allegory -- Leaks : fighting the queer cold war in The untouchable -- Disappearances : missing bodies in Sabbatical -- Democracy : the death of a spy -- Conclusions : Little rooms.
Subject Spy stories, English -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Spy stories, American -- History and criticism.
Espionage, American -- History -- 20th century.
Espionage, British -- History -- 20th century.
Spy films -- History and criticism.
Espionage in literature.
Spies in literature.
ISBN 0300104987 (alkaline paper)

Available items only