Frank Morrison Spillane

Frank Morrison Spillane
United States writer of popular detective novels (born in 1918)
Syn: ↑Spillane, ↑Mickey Spillane
Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author

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  • Frank Morrison Spillane — Mickey Spillane Mickey Spillane (né Frank Morrison Spillane le 9 mars 1918 à Brooklyn, New York – 17 juillet 2006 en Caroline du Sud), est un écrivain américain de romans policiers. Il est surtout connu pour sa série Mike Hammer. Sommaire 1… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Spillane, Frank Morrison — vero nome di Spillane, Mickey …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Morrison — Morrison, Toni * * * (as used in expressions) Flagler, Henry M(orrison) MacIver, Robert M(orrison) Morrison, Jim James Douglas Morrison Morrison, Toni Frank Morrison Spillane Waite, Morrison (Remick) Marion Michael Morrison …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Frank — Frank, Karl Hermann Frank, Leonhard Frank, ll´ja Michailovič * * * (as used in expressions) Baum, L(yman) Frank Buckley, William F(rank), Jr. Burnet, Sir (Frank) Macfarlane Capra, Frank Chapman, Frank Michler Frank James Cooper …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Spillane, Mickey — orig. Frank Morrison Spillane born March 9, 1918, Brooklyn, N.Y., U.S. U.S. writer of pulp detective fiction. He initially wrote for pulp magazines and comic books in order to pay for his schooling. His first novel, I, The Jury (1947), introduced …   Universalium

  • Morrison — /mawr euh seuhn, mor /, n. 1. Herbert Stanley, 1888 1965, English labor leader and statesman. 2. Toni, born 1931, U.S. novelist: Nobel prize 1993. 3. a male given name. * * * (as used in expressions) Flagler Henry Morrison MacIver Robert Morrison …   Universalium

  • frank — frank1 frankable, adj. franker, n. /frangk/, adj., franker, frankest, n., v. adj. 1. direct and unreserved in speech; straightforward; sincere: Her criticism of my work was frank but absolutely fair. 2. without inhibition or subterfuge; direct;… …   Universalium

  • Frank — /frangk/, n. 1. a member of a group of ancient Germanic peoples dwelling in the regions of the Rhine, one division of whom, the Salians, conquered Gaul about A.D. 500, founded an extensive kingdom, and gave origin to the name France. 2. (in the… …   Universalium

  • Spillane, Mickey — orig. Frank Morrison Spillane (n. 9 mar. 1918, Brooklyn, N.Y., EE.UU.). Escritor estadounidense de novelas de detectives. En un comienzo escribió para la prensa amarilla y las revistas de historietas para poder pagar su educación. En su primera… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Spillane — noun United States writer of popular detective novels (born in 1918) • Syn: ↑Mickey Spillane, ↑Frank Morrison Spillane • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

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