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Title Short stories for students. Volume 17 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / David Galens, project editor
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2003]
©2003
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 301 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents The aleph / Jorge Luis Borges -- Average waves in unprotected waters / Anne Tyler -- The best girlfriend you never had / Pam Houston -- A conversation from the third floor / Mohamed El-Bisatie -- The eye / Paul Bowles -- The fall of Edward Barnard / W. Somerset Maugham -- Four Summers / Joyce Carol Oates -- In the kindergarten / Ha Jin -- The indian uprising / Donald Barthelme -- The Killers / Ernest Hemingway -- A map of Tripoli, 1967 / Marlene Reed Wetzel -- Naming the names / Anne Devlin -- Nightfall / Isaac Asimov -- A perfect day for bananafish / J.D. Salinger -- A point at issue! / Kate Chopin
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
Notes Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, criticism, sources and further reading
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992. Nightfall.
Barthelme, Donald. Indian uprising
Bisāṭī, Muḥammad. Conversation from the third floor
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986. Aleph
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999. Eye
Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904. Point at issue!
Devlin, Anne. Naming the names
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. Killers.
Houston, Pam. Best girlfriend you never had
Jin, Ha, 1956- In the kindergarten
Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965. Fall of Edward Barnard
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Four Summers
Salinger, J. D. (Jerome David), 1919-2010. Perfect day for bananafish
Tyler, Anne. Average waves in unprotected waters
Aleph (Borges, Jorge Luis)
Killers (Hemingway, Ernest)
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 Galens, David.
ISBN 0787692883
9780787692889