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Title Novels for students. Volume 29 [ebook] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Sara Constantakis, project editor
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2009
Descript 1 online resource (xix, 368 p.) : ill., photos
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-3552."
Guest foreword "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Alas, Babylon / Pat Frank -- The alchemist / Paulo Coelho -- Anthem / Ayn Rand -- Bless the beasts and the children / Glendon Swarthout -- Bread givers / Anzia Yezierska -- A day no pigs would die / Robert Newton Peck -- Einstein's dreams / Alan Lightman -- Eva luna / Isabel Allende -- I, robot / Isaac Asimov -- The magic mountain / Thomas Mann -- Mansfield park / Jane Austen -- Something wicked this way comes / Ray Bradbury -- Utopia / Thomas More -- Year of impossible goodbyes / Sook Nyul Choi
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
Note Description based on print version record
Subject Frank, Pat, 1908- Alas, Babylon
Coelho, Paulo. Alquimista. English
Rand, Ayn. Anthem
Swarthout, Glendon Fred. Bless the beasts and the children
Yezierska, Anzia, 1880?-1970. Bread givers
Peck, Robert Newton. Day no pigs would die
Lightman, Alan P., 1948- Einstein's dreams
Allende, Isabel. Eva luna
Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992. I, robot
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955. Zauberberg. English
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Mansfield park
Bradbury, Ray, 1920- Something wicked this way comes
More, Thomas, Sir, Saint, 1478-1535. Utopia
Choi, Sook Nyul. Year of impossible goodbyes
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Fiction -- History and criticism
Literature -- History and criticism
Electronic books
Alt Author Constantakis, Sara, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414449456 (electronic book)

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