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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.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c1998.
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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.
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. All quiet on the Western front.
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.
Bronte, 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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