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Title Short stories for students. Volume 20 [ebook] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Ira Mark Milne and Timothy Sisler, project editors
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2005
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1092-7735."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, criticism, sources, and further reading
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Babette's feast - Isak Dinesen -- The big black good man - Richard Wright -- Christmas not just once a year - Heinrich Boll -- A great day - Frank Sargeson -- Imagined scenes - Ann Beattie -- In the shadow of war - Ben Okri -- The long-distance runner - Grace Paley -- Private lies - Bobbie Ann Mason -- The pursuer - Julio Cortazar -- Saint Emmanuel the good, martyr - Miguel de Unamuno -- The sniper - Liam O'Flaherty -- The sun, the moon, the stars - Junot Diaz -- To room nineteen - Doris Lessing -- The veldt - Ray Bradbury
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
Note Original: xviii, 318 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm
Subject Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Babette's feast
Wright, Richard, 1908-1960. Big black good man
Bḻl, Heinrich, 1917- Christmas not just once a year
Sargeson, Frank. Great day
Beattie, Ann. Imagined scenes
Okri, Ben. In the shadow of war
Paley, Grace. Long-distance runner
Mason, Bobbie Ann. Private lies
Cort̀zar, Julio. Pursuer
Unamuno, Miguel de, 1864-1936. Saint Emmanuel the good, martyr
O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896- Sniper
D̕az, Junot, 1968- Sun, the moon, the stars
Lessing, Doris May, 1919- To room nineteen
Bradbury, Ray, 1920- Veldt
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Short story
Alt Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor
Sisler, Timothy, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9780787694197 (electronic book)
0787694193 (electronic book)
9780787642723
078764272X

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