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Jarring witnesses : modern fiction and the representation of history

Author: Robert Holton
Publisher: New York : Harvester Wheatsheaf, ©1994.
Series: Postmodern theory.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Holton, Robert, 1950-
Jarring witnesses.
New York : Harvester Wheatsheaf, ©1994
(DLC) 95143826
(OCoLC)33819683
Named Person: Joseph Conrad
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Holton
ISBN: 0585102856 9780585102856
OCLC Number: 42922621
Notes: "Earlier versions of chapters 6 and 7 have appeared in Textual practice and English studies in Canada"--Title page verso.
"First published 1994 by Harvester Wheatsheaf ... Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire"--Title page verso.
Second ISBN from label with bar code on p. [4] of cover.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 301 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: pt. 1. History and narrative: Historical narrative and the politics of point of view --
Common sense and historical narrative --
pt. 2. Modernism and orthodoxy: Nostromo and the "torrent of rubbish" --
Parade's end: "Has the British this or that come to this!" --
Absalom, Absalom!: the "nigger in the woodpile" --
pt. 3. Postmodernism and heterodoxy: Bearing witness: African-American women's fiction --
V: in the rathouse of history with Thomas Pynchon.
Series Title: Postmodern theory.
Responsibility: Robert Holton.

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