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Title Novels for students. Volume 10 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Michael L. LaBlanc and Ira Mark Milne, editors ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c2001.

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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 330 p.) : ill., photos.
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 Atlas shrugged / Ayn Rand -- Breathing lessons / Anne Tyler -- A Christmas carol / Charles Dickens -- Chronicle of a death foretold / Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- The dead of the house / Hannah Green -- House made of dawn / N. Scott Momaday -- Howards end / E.M. Forster -- The naked and the dead / Norman Mailer -- Pigs in heaven / Barbara Kingsolver -- Shogun: a novel of Japan / James du Maresq Clavell -- Summer of my German soldier / Bette Greene -- War and peace / Leo Tolstoy.
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.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Rand, Ayn. Atlas shrugged.
Tyler, Anne. Breathing lessons.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Christmas carol.
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel, 1928- Cronica de una muerte anunciada. English.
Green, Hannah. Dead of the house.
Momaday, N. Scott, 1934- House made of dawn.
Forster, E. M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970. Howards end.
Mailer, Norman. Naked and the dead.
Kingsolver, Barbara. Pigs in heaven.
Clavell, James. Shogun.
Greene, Bette, 1934- Summer of my German soldier.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910. Voina i mir. English.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Literature -- History and criticism.
Added Author LaBlanc, Michael L., editor.
Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Gale Group.
Other Form: Print version: Novels for studnets, Volume 10. Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c2001 9780787638290
ISBN 9781414428031 (electronic book)
1414428030 (electronic book)
9780787638290
0787638293

 
    
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