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Amy Tan : a literary companion

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2004.
Series: McFarland literary companions, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume offers an introduction to and an overview of author Amy Tan's life, her body of literature, and her characters, motifs and themes. The main text is comprised of entries covering characters, dates, historical figures and events, allusions, motifs and themes from Tan's works, among other topics. The entries combine both critical insights with generous citations from primary and secondary sources. Each  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Wörterbuch
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Snodgrass, Mary Ellen.
Amy Tan.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2004
(OCoLC)645948528
Named Person: Amy Tan; Amy Tan; Amy Tan
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
ISBN: 0786420138 9780786420131
OCLC Number: 55940497
Description: vii, 232 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Chronology of Tan's family history, life and works --
Tan's genealogy --
Amy Tan : a literary companion --
App. A. Chronology of historical and fictional events in Tan's works --
App. B. Foreign terms in Tan's works. App. C. Writing and research topics.
Series Title: McFarland literary companions, 3.
Responsibility: Mary Ellen Snodgrass.
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This reference work offers an introduction to and overview of Amy Tan's life, her body of literature, and her characters, motifs and themes. The main text is comprised of entries covering characters,  Read more...

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