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The great Gatsby and Fitzgerald's world of ideas

Verfasser/in: Ronald Berman
Verlag: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1997.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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The Great Gatsby and Fitzgerald's World of Ideas focuses on F. Scott Fitzgerald and the prevailing ideas and values that permeated American society in the late teens and early twenties, providing a vivid portrait of the intellectual and cultural milieu in which The Great Gatsby was produced. This new and original reading of Gatsby discloses Fitzgerald's remarkable awareness of the issues of his time and his debt to  Weiterlesen…
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Berman, Ronald.
Great Gatsby and Fitzgerald's world of ideas.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c1997
(OCoLC)645857814
Name: F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; Francis Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald
Medientyp: Amtliche Veröffentlichung, Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Ronald Berman
ISBN: 0817308695 9780817308698 0817310738 9780817310738
OCLC-Nummer: 35762713
Beschreibung: xii, 232 p. ; 22 cm.
Inhalt: 1. Old values and new times --
2. Demos --
3. Community and crowd --
4. Mixed democracy --
5. Individualism reconsidered --
6. Energies --
7. Belief and will --
8. Ruins and order.
Verfasserangabe: Ronald Berman.

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This text focuses on F. Scott Fitzgerald and the prevailing ideas and values that permeated American society in the late teens and early twenties. It provides a vivid portrait of the intellectual and  Weiterlesen…

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