To Have Not: Tough Luck
Cites “The Killers” and To Have and Have Not as an influence on “hard-boiled” fiction. Young primarily analyzes the latter’s weaknesses in structure and character. Previously published as “Focus on To Have and Have Not: To Have Not: Tough Luck” in Tough Guy Writers of the Thirties, edited by David Madden, 42-50. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1968.
American Fiction, American Myth: Essays by Philip Young