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Title Short stories for students. Volume 23 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Anne Marie Hacht, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2006.

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 Axe Gale Lit Resource  Electronic Resource    ---  Available
Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1092-7735."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Contents Brokeback mountain - Annie Proulx -- The centaur - Jose Saramago -- The deep - Mary Swan -- Elbow room - James Alan McPherson -- The elephant vanishes - Haruki Murakami -- Holiday - Katherine Anne Porter -- Hot ice - Stuart Dybek -- In the middle of the fields - Mary Lavin -- Marry the one who gets there first - Heidi Julavits -- Proper library - Carolyn Ferrell -- The pugilist at rest - Thom Jones -- The scarlet ibis - James Hurst -- A small, good thing - Raymond Carver -- The smoothest way is full of stones - Julie Orringer.
Summary Presents vital information on the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Original Version Original: xix, 313 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 Proulx, Annie. Brokeback mountain.
Saramago, Josež. Centaur.
Swan, Mary, 1953- Deep.
McPherson, James Alan, 1943- Elbow room.
Murakami, Haruki, 1949- Elephant vanishes.
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. Holiday.
Dybek, Stuart, 1942- Hot ice.
Lavin, Mary, 1912- In the middle of the fields.
Julavits, Heidi. Marry the one who gets there first.
Ferrell, Carolyn. Proper library.
Jones, Thom. Pugilist at rest.
Hurst, James. Scarlet ibis.
Carver, Raymond. Small, good thing.
Orringer, Julie. Smoothest way is full of stones.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
Added Author Hacht, Anne Marie, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787670313
0787670316

 
    
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