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Novels For Students. : Presenting Analysis, Context, And Criticism On Commonly Studied Novels / : Volume 23 (2006)
(eBook)


Published: Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2006
Series: Gale virtual reference library
ISBN/ISSN: 9780787669461, 0787669466, 9781414410531 (electronic book), 1414410530 (electronic book),
Language:  English


"ISSN 1094-3552."

Guest foreword "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan

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



Charming Billy - Alice McDermott -- The English patient - Michael Ondaatje -- Gravity's rainbow - Thomas Pynchon -- Hotel du lac - Anita Brookner -- The hours - Michael Cunningham -- I never promised you a rose garden - Joanne Greenberg -- Kaddish for a child not born - Imre Kertesz -- Middlemarch - George Eliot -- Midnight's children - Salman Rushdie -- Paradise of the blind - Duong Thu Huong -- The razor's edge - W. Somerset Maugham -- The stone diaries - Carol Shields -- The ugly American - William J. Lederer and Eugene Burdick -- Winter in the blood - James Welch

Related Searches:
McDermott, Alice.
Ondaatje, Michael, -- 1943-
Pynchon, Thomas.
Brookner, Anita.
Cunningham, Michael, -- 1952-
Greenberg, Joanne.
Kertesz, Imre, -- 1929-
Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880.
Rushdie, Salman.
Duong, Thu Huong.
Maugham, W. Somerset -- 1874-1965. -- (William Somerset),
Shields, Carol.
Lederer, William J., -- 1912-
Burdick, Eugene.
Welch, James, -- 1940-
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Fiction -- History and criticism
Literature -- History and criticism

Additional Credits:
Constantakis, Sara, editor
Gale Group

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