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by Per Wahloo,Tom Weiner,Maj Sjowall
Author: Per Wahloo,Tom Weiner,Maj Sjowall
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.; Unabridged LIBRARY edition (July 13, 2010)
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Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo stated that McBain's work was an inspiration and model for their Martin Beck . Cop Killer focuses on the working relationship between Martin Beck and Sten Lennart Kollberg, his most trusted colleague.
Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo stated that McBain's work was an inspiration and model for their Martin Beck series, so was this title an homage to McBain? Whether it was or not, Sjowall/Wahloo's writing style continues to owe much to that established by McBain in his police procedurals. The writing is spare and straightforward, although the series does allow for considerable character development. Together they go to the village of Anderslolv in southern Sweden to investigate the disappearance of a woman.
Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo stated that McBain's work was an inspiration and model for their Martin Beck .
Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo stated that McBain's work was an inspiration and model for their Martin Beck series, so. .
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Cop Killer: A Martin Beck Police Mystery. From the Martin Beck series by Sjowall and Wahloo, and one of the best of those books. This has a "cops gone bad" underpinning, but also terrific, realistic characters and gut-wrenching story line. Protagonist Martin Beck leads an investigation into the violent murder of a retired senior policeman which gradually uncovers 40 years of a one-man reign of terror. Many of the conventions of crime fiction have their roots in this seminal series.
Widely recognised as the greatest masterpieces of crime fiction ever written, these are the original detective stories that pioneered the detective genre. Written in the 1960s, they are the work of Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo – a husband and wife team from Sweden. The ten novels follow the fortunes of the detective Martin Beck, whose enigmatic, taciturn character has inspired countless other policemen in crime fiction. Maj Sjowall is an important writer for any mystery addict. It's my understanding that his police procedurals helped to set the stage for the popularity of that form. The Man on the Balcony: A Martin Beck Police Mystery. Historically, the novels are set in Sweden in the 60s at a time when that country was beginning to undergo dramatic socioeconomic changes.
The shocking ninth novel in the Martin Beck mystery series by Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö finds Beck investigating parallel cases that have shocked a small rural community. In a country town, a woman is brutally murdered and left buried in a swamp. There are two main suspects: her closest neighbor and her ex-husband.
The incredible fourth novel in the Martin Beck mystery series by the internationally renowned crime writing duo Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö, finds Martin Beck heading a major manhunt in pursuit of a mass-murderer. With a new introduction by Jonathan Franzen: "I've read The Laughing Policeman six or eight times. The incredible fourth novel in the Martin Beck mystery series by the internationally renowned crime writing duo Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö, finds Martin Beck heading a major manhunt in pursuit of a mass-murderer.
This is Book 4 of the 10 mysteries featuring Martin Beck written by Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo between 1965 and 1975. Set in Sweden and identifying the changes taking place in Swedish society,they were the forerunners of police procedural novels and inspired a whole generation of writers. A mass killing in Stockholm set in the late 60's including a policeman sets up the plot for a team of detectives to solve before the public gets very uneasy.