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Dashiell Hammett

Dashiell Hammett (1894-1961) was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories. He is widely regarded as one of the finest mystery writers of all time. In addition to The Maltese Falcon , his pioneering novels include Red Harvest , The Dain Curse , The Glass Key , and the #1 New York Times bestseller The Thin Man .

Personality Profile For Dashiell Hammett

The following is a personality profile of Dashiell Hammett based on his work.

Dashiell Hammett is social, boisterous and can be perceived as shortsighted.

He is confident, he is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. He is assertive as well: he tends to speak up and take charge of situations, and he is comfortable leading groups. But, Dashiell Hammett is also laid-back: he appreciates a relaxed pace in life.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for organization.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.


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