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Short stories for students, presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories, Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden, Volume 33

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Short stories for students, presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories, Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden, Volume 33
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Illustrations
illustrationsphotographs
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Short stories for students
Medium
electronic resource
Nature of contents
bibliographydictionaries
Oclc number
717150806
Responsibility statement
Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden
Series statement
Gale eBooks
Sub title
presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories
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
Table Of Contents
The bet / Anthon Chekhov -- Broken Chain / Gary Soto -- The Californian's tale / Mark Twain -- A country doctor / Franz Kafka -- The distant past / William Trevor -- Father and I / Pär Lagerkvist -- The good deed / Pearl S. Buck -- The lovers / Bessie Head -- The machine that won the war / Isaac Asimov -- The Norwegian rat / Naguib Mahfouz -- Sonta for harp and bicycle / Joan Aiken -- War / Luigi Pirandello -- A way of talking / Patricia Grace -- Yours / Mary Robison
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