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Introduction Revenge and the detective tradition : when dogs don't bark, and detectives don't tell Some like it wild : supernatural revenge in Sheridan Le Fanu's Mr. Justice Law and the romantic ego : conspiracy and justice in Honore de Balzac's Le Pere Goriot Justice, race, and revenge in Twain's Pudd'nhead Wilson The empire strikes back : imperialism and justice in E.M. Forster's A passage to India Race, sex, fear, revenge in Richard Wright's Native son State terrorism and revenge in Andre Brink's A dry white season Rogue cops and beltway vigilantes.