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Title Novels for students. Volume 43 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 377 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Contents Anything but typical / by Nora Raleigh Baskin -- A fine balance / by Rohinton Mistry -- The Guernsey literary and potato peel pie society / by Mary Ann Shaffer -- The house of the scorpion / by Nancy Farmer -- The light in the forest / by Conrad Richter -- Middle passage / by Charles Johnson -- Moby Dick -- The monkey wrench gang / by Edward Abbey -- Mother to mother / by Sindiwe Magona -- My Jim / by Nancy Rawles -- The rise of Silas Lapham / by William Dean Howells -- The samurai's garden / by Gail Tsukiyama -- The sound of waves / by Yukio Mishima -- The wizard of Oz
Summary Provides critical overviews of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the work's cultural and historical significance
Notes "ISSN 1094-3552."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Abbey, Edward, 1927-1989. Monkey wrench gang
Baskin, Nora Raleigh. Anything but typical
Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919. Wizard of Oz.
Farmer, Nancy, 1941- House of the scorpion
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Rise of Silas Lapham
Johnson, Charles, 1948- Middle passage.
Magona, Sindiwe. Mother to mother
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891. Moby Dick.
Mishima, Yukio, 1925-1970. Shiosai. English
Mistry, Rohinton, 1952- Fine balance
Rawles, Nancy, 1958- My Jim
Richter, Conrad, 1890-1968. Light in the forest
Shaffer, Mary Ann. Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Tsukiyama, Gail. Samurai's garden
SUBJECT Moby Dick (Motion picture : 1956)
Wizard of Oz (Motion picture : 1939)
Middle passage (Johnson, Charles) fast
Moby Dick (Melville, Herman) fast
Moby Dick (Motion picture : 1956) fast
Shiosai (Mishima, Yukio) fast
Wizard of Oz (Baum, L. Frank) fast
Wizard of Oz (Motion picture : 1939) fast
Subject Fiction -- History and criticism.
Fiction -- Stories, plots, etc.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
United States.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Stories, plots, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Constantakis, Sara, editor.
ISBN 1414492723