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Title Novels for students. Volume 25 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Ira Mark Milne, project editor ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2007.


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Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1094-3552."
Guest foreword "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan.
Contents The amazing adventures of Kavalier & Clay - Michael Chabon -- American pastoral - Philip Roth -- Cold mountain - Charles Frazier -- David Copperfield - Charles Dickens -- The deerslayer - James Fenimore Cooper -- Empire Falls - Richard Russo -- The good earth - Pearl S. Buck -- In Babylon - Marcel Ming -- Independence day - Richard Ford -- No-no boy - John Okada -- Stones from the river - Ursula Hegi -- Waiting - Ha Jin.
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: xix, 332 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Note Because of restrictions on online rights, some articles included in the print version of this publication may not appear in Literature Resource Center.
Subject Chabon, Michael. Amazing adventures of Kavalier & Clay.
Roth, Philip, 1930-2002. American pastoral.
Frazier, Charles, 1950- Cold Mountain.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. David Copperfield.
Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851. Deerslayer.
Russo, Richard, 1949- Empire Falls.
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973. Good earth.
Ming, Marcel. In Babylon.
Ford, Richard, 1944- Independence day.
Okada, John. No-no boy.
Hegi, Ursula. Stones from the river.
Jin, Ha, 1956- Waiting.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Literature -- History and criticism.
Added Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787686826

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