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The quest

Author: Susan E Hamen
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2016] ©2016
Series: Essential literary themes
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This title examines the role and theme of the quest archetype in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Hunger Games, the Lord of the Rings trilogy, and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. It features four analysis papers that consider the quest theme, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: L Frank Baum; Suzanne Collins; J R R Tolkien
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan E Hamen
ISBN: 9781629695921 1629695920
OCLC Number: 921310725
Description: 1 online resource (112 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits.
Contents: Chapter 1. Introduction to themes in literature --
chapter 2. An overview of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz --
chapter 3. Women on quests --
chapter 4. An overview of The Hunger Games --
chapter 5. The flawed mentor --
chapter 6. An overview of the Lord of the Rings trilogy --
chapter 7. A religious journey --
chapter 8. An overview of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight --
chapter 9. Failing his quest.
Series Title: Essential literary themes
Responsibility: by Susan E. Hamen.

Abstract:

This title examines the role and theme of the quest archetype in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Hunger Games, the Lord of the Rings trilogy, and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. It features four analysis papers that consider the quest theme, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme.

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