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Title Novels for students. Volume 4 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied novels / Marie Rose Napierkowski, editor.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [1998]
©1998
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-3552."
Guest foreword "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents All quiet on the Western front - Erich Maria Remarque -- Ceremony - Leslie Marmon Silko -- The chosen - Chaim Potok -- Go tell it on the mountain - James Baldwin -- Great expectations - Charles Dickens -- The handmaid's tale - Margaret Atwood -- In country - Bobbie Ann Mason -- Jane Eyre - Charlotte Bronte -- July's people - Nadine Gordimer -- The natural - Bernard Malamud -- Night - Eliezer Wiesel -- The red badge of courage - Stephen Crane -- Seize the day - Saul Bellow -- The sound and the fury - William Faulkner -- Winesburg, Ohio - Sherwood Anderson -- The women of Brewster Place - Gloria Naylor.
Access For reference use only; cannot be checked out.
Summary Each volume provides discussions of the literary and historical background of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes concise synopses of plot, characters and themes, a brief author biography, discussion of the story's cultural and historical significance, and excerpted criticism.
Original Version Original: xx, 393 p. : ill., photos ; 29 cm.
Subject Remarque, Erich Maria, 1898-1970. Im Westen nichts Neues. English.
Silko, Leslie Marmon, 1948- Ceremony.
Potok Chaim. Chosen.
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987. Go tell it on the mountain.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Great expectations.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Handmaid's tale.
Mason, Bobbie Ann. In country.
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Jane Eyre.
Gordimer, Nadine. July's people.
Malamud, Bernard. Natural.
Wiesel, Elie, 1928- Nuit. English.
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900. Red badge of courage.
Bellow, Saul. Seize the day.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Sound and the fury.
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941. Winesburg, Ohio.
Naylor, Gloria. Women of Brewster Place.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Literature -- History and criticism.
Added Author Napierkowski, Marie Rose, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414427973 (electronic book)
1414427972 (electronic book)
9780787621148
0787621145
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