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mysteries

Dorothy Salisbury Davis, Writer Who Brought Strong Women To Mysteries, Dies At 98

By Elaine Woo, Los Angeles Times Dorothy Salisbury Davis, who gained distinction as a “grand master” of mystery writing with tautly spun novels and short stories that portrayed women as strong, complex characters instead of the more usual helpless damsels and femmes fatale, died Aug. 3 in Palisades, N.Y. She was 98. The cause was […]

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