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39 Steps to the Genius of Hitchcock From his humble beginnings as a greengrocer's son in East London, Alfred Hitchcock rose to become the most famous and celebrated film director the world has ever known, his name is a byword for cinematic suspense, excitement and innovation. Comprising 39 lavishly illustrated new essays – many written by some of the world's foremost authorities on Hitchcock's films – '39 Steps to the Genius of Hitchcock' offers a complete portrait of the man the world came to know as the 'Master of Suspense', and a fuller understanding of just what we mean when we describe something as 'Hitchcockian'.