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Unformatted text preview: Later, she married Max Mallowman, an archeologist. She accompanied him on his excavations in Syria and Iraq. These experiences gave Christie inspiration for various novels. During her career, Agatha Christie wrote 79 novels as well as short story collections. Some of her most famous books include: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, Death on the Nile, And Then There Were None, and Murder On the Orient Express. Agatha also wrote six romance novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott. In addition, she wrote over a dozen plays. The Mousetrap opened in London in 1952 and is now the longest continuously-running play in theatrical history. In 1971, Agatha achieved her country's highest honor. She received the Order of the Dame Commander of the British Empire. However, four years later she died. Even though Agatha Christie is dead, she remains the greatest mystery writer the world has ever known....
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This note was uploaded on 01/09/2011 for the course EDS 103 taught by Professor White during the Spring '10 term at E. Kentucky.
- Spring '10