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Title Short stories for students. Volume 28 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 344 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Amigo brothers / by Piri Thomas -- The bass, the river, and Sheila Mant / by W.D. Wetherell -- Day of the butterfly / by Alice Munro -- Federigo's falcon / by Giovanni Boccaccio -- The first year of my life / by Muriel Spark -- Games at twilight / by Anita Desai -- The golden kite, the silver wind / by Ray Bradbury -- House taken over / by Julio Cortazar -- How much land does a man need? / by Leo Tolstoy -- Marigolds / by Eugenia W. Collier -- The medicine bag / by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve -- A mystery of heroism / by Stephen Crane -- Once upon a time / by Nadine Gordimer -- Two friends / by Guy de Maupassant
Summary Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story's cultural and historical significance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375. Federigo's falcon
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012. Golden kite, the silver wind
Collier, Eugenia W. Marigolds
Cortázar, Julio. House taken over
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900. Mystery of heroism.
Desai, Anita, 1937- Games at twilight
Gordimer, Nadine. Once upon a time
Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893. Deux amis. English.
Munro, Alice, 1931- Day of the butterfly
Sneve, Virginia Driving Hawk. Medicine bag
Spark, Muriel. First year of my life
Thomas, Piri, 1928-2011. Amigo brothers
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910. Short stories. Selections. English
Wetherell, W. D., 1948- Bass, the river, and Sheila Mant
Deux amis (Maupassant, Guy de)
Short stories (Tolstoy, Leo, graf)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Short story.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Short story.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Constantakis, Sara.
ISBN 1414449593