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Short Stories for Students. Vol. 17.

Author: David Galens
Publisher: UXL [Imprint] Farmington Hills : Cengage Gale. 2003
Series: Short Stories for Students Ser.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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Each volume presents detailed information on approximately 20 of the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Entries contain concise synopses of each story's plot, characters and themes; a brief author biography; a discussion of the story's cultural and historical significance; excerpted criticism; and more.

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Named Person: Jorge Luis Borges; Anne Tyler; Pam Houston; Muḥammad Bisāṭī; Paul Bowles; W Somerset Maugham; Joyce Carol Oates; Ha Jin; Donald Barthelme; Ernest Hemingway; Anne Devlin; Isaac Asimov; J D Salinger; Kate Chopin; Marlene Reed Wetzel
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Galens
ISBN: 9780787642693 078764269X
OCLC Number: 793657622
Target Audience: Scholarly & Professional
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The aleph --
Jorge Luis Borges --
Average waves in unprotected waters --
Anne Tyler --
The best girlfriend you never had --
Pam Houston --
A conversation from the third floor --
Mohamed El-Bisatie --
The eye --
Paul Bowles --
The fall of Edward Barnard --
W. Somerset Maugham --
Four Summers --
Joyce Carol Oates --
In the kindergarten --
Ha Jin --
The indian uprising --
Donald Barthelme --
The Killers --
Ernest Hemingway --
A map of Tripoli, 1967 --
Marlene Reed Wetzel --
Naming the names --
Anne Devlin --
Nightfall --
Isaac Asimov --
A perfect day for bananafish --
J.D. Salinger --
A point at issue! --
Kate Chopin.
Series Title: Short Stories for Students Ser.

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Each volume presents detailed information on approximately 20 of the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Entries contain concise synopses of each story's plot, characters and themes; a brief author biography; a discussion of the story's cultural and historical significance; excerpted criticism; and more.

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