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Joseph Heller's Catch-22

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2001.
Series: Modern critical interpretations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects twelve critical essays on Heller's classic novel of World War II, commenting on its structure and recurring themes, as well as the author's use of flashbacks.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Joseph Heller; Joseph (Schriftsteller) Heller; Joseph Heller
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 0791059278 9780791059272
OCLC Number: 45208051
Description: vii, 182 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Harold Bloom --
Joseph Heller's Catch-22: only fools walk in darkness / Frederick R. Karl --
The night journey in Catch-22 / Minna Doskow --
I see everything twice!: the structure of Joseph Heller's Catch-22 / James L. McDonald --
Theme and structure in Catch-22 / Thomas Allen Nelson --
"It was all Yossarian's fault": power and responsibility in Catch-22 / Stephen L. Sniderman --
Spindrift and the sea: structural patterns and unifying elements in Catch-22 / Clinton S. Burhans Jr. --
The achievement of shape in the twentieth-century fable: Joseph Heller's Catch-22 / David H. Richter --
Catch-22 and the language of discontinuity / Gary W. Davis --
Milo's "culpable innocence": absurdity as moral insanity in Catch-22 / Leon F. Seltzer --
The un-minderbinding of Yossarian: genesis inverted in Catch-22 / Marcus K. Billson III --
Joseph Heller's fiction / Walter James Miller --
Catch-22 / Sanford Pinsker.
Series Title: Modern critical interpretations.
Responsibility: edited and with introduction by Harold Bloom.

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Collects twelve critical essays on Heller's classic novel of World War II, commenting on its structure and recurring themes, as well as the author's use of flashbacks.

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