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The great Gatsby and Fitzgerald's world of ideas

Autore: Ronald Berman
Editore: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1997.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : State or province government publication : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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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  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: History
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Berman, Ronald.
Great Gatsby and Fitzgerald's world of ideas.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c1997
(OCoLC)645857814
Persona incaricata: F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald; Francis Scott Fitzgerald; F Scott Fitzgerald
Tipo materiale: Government publication, State or province government publication
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Ronald Berman
ISBN: 0817308695 9780817308698 0817310738 9780817310738
Numero OCLC: 35762713
Descrizione: xii, 232 p. ; 22 cm.
Contenuti: 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.
Responsabilità: 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  Per saperne di più…

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