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The Resource Required reading : why our American classics matter now, Andrew Delbanco

Required reading : why our American classics matter now, Andrew Delbanco

Label
Required reading : why our American classics matter now
Title
Required reading
Title remainder
why our American classics matter now
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Delbanco
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shows why our classic American writers remain dispensable, even in an age of uncertainty over what our common heritage is
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Delbanco, Andrew
Dewey number
810.9/358
Index
index present
LC call number
PS25
LC item number
.D45 1997
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crane, Stephen
  • Melville, Herman
  • Thoreau, Henry David
  • Stowe, Harriet Beecher
  • Chopin, Kate
  • Dreiser, Theodore
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Adams, Henry
  • American literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Literature and society
  • Books and reading
  • Liberalism in literature
  • Democracy in literature
  • Canon (Literature)
Label
Required reading : why our American classics matter now, Andrew Delbanco
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Melville's sacramental style -- Thoreau faces death -- The little woman who started the great war -- The two Lincolns -- Henry Adams and the end of the world -- The short, unhappy life of Stephen Crane -- Was Kate Chopin a feminist? -- Lyrical Dreiser -- What would Edith Wharton think? -- The new Native Son -- The political incorrectness of Zora Neale Hurston -- Reading for pleasure
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 225 pages
Isbn
9780374230074
Lccn
97011229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3083372
  • (OCoLC)36510019
  • (OCoLC)ocm36510019
  • 3083372
Label
Required reading : why our American classics matter now, Andrew Delbanco
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Melville's sacramental style -- Thoreau faces death -- The little woman who started the great war -- The two Lincolns -- Henry Adams and the end of the world -- The short, unhappy life of Stephen Crane -- Was Kate Chopin a feminist? -- Lyrical Dreiser -- What would Edith Wharton think? -- The new Native Son -- The political incorrectness of Zora Neale Hurston -- Reading for pleasure
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 225 pages
Isbn
9780374230074
Lccn
97011229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 3083372
  • (OCoLC)36510019
  • (OCoLC)ocm36510019
  • 3083372

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