#114158 Overall Influence

Stuart M. Kaminsky

Novelist, mystery writer


Why is this person notable and influential?

Stuart M. Kaminsky was an American mystery writer and film professor. He is known for three long-running series of mystery novels featuring the protagonists Toby Peters, a private detective in 1940s Hollywood ; Inspector Porfiry Petrovich Rostnikov, a Moscow police inspector ; and veteran Chicago police officer Abe Lieberman . There is also a fourth series featuring a Sarasota, Florida Process Server named Lew Fonesca which is not as widely known.

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

Public research university in Urbana and Champaign, Illinois, United States

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Florida State University
Florida State University

University in Tallahassee, Florida, United States

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Northwestern University
Northwestern University

Private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, United States

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#9762 World Rank #4507 USA Rank
#20552 World Rank #4963 USA Rank