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Title Short stories for students. Volume 20 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Ira Mark Milne and Timothy Sisler, project editors
Published Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, [2005]
©2005
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 318 pages) : illustrations, photographs
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
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
Notes "ISSN 1092-7735."
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 Beattie, Ann. Imagined scenes
Böll, Heinrich, 1917-1985. Christmas not just once a year
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012. Veldt.
Cortázar, Julio. Pursuer
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Babette's feast.
Díaz, Junot, 1968- Sun, the moon, the stars
Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013. To room nineteen.
Mason, Bobbie Ann. Private lies
O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. Sniper
Okri, Ben. In the shadow of war
Paley, Grace. Long-distance runner
Sargeson, Frank. Great day
Unamuno, Miguel de, 1864-1936. Saint Emmanuel the good, martyr
Wright, Richard, 1908-1960. Big black good man
Veldt (Bradbury, Ray)
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 Milne, Ira Mark.
Sisler, Timothy J.
ISBN 0787694193
9780787694197