A Novelist's Hard-boiled Take On Big Sky Country Crime novelist James Crumley's detective tales were filled with sex, drugs, violence and profanity, and inspired comparisons to Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler, among others. Crumley died Sept. 17 in Missoula, Mont. He was 68.

A Novelist's Hard-boiled Take On Big Sky Country

A Novelist's Hard-boiled Take On Big Sky Country

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