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Understanding Robert Stone

Author: Gregory Stephenson
Publisher: Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina, ©2002.
Series: Understanding contemporary American literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this guide to the fiction of Robert Stone, Gregory Stephenson introduces readers to a novelist of popular appeal and critical acclaim whom he describes as an anomaly among contemporary American Writers - an author independent of literary fashions, unaffiliated with groups or movements. In this critical survey, Stephenson identifies the qualities that separate Stone from his peers and have brought him accolades
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Robert Stone; Robert Stone; Robert Stone; Robert Stone; Robert Stone
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory Stephenson
ISBN: 1570034621 9781570034626
OCLC Number: 49260967
Description: 261 p. ; 18 cm.
Contents: Understanding Robert Stone --
A hall of mirrors --
Dog soldiers --
A flag for sunrise --
Children of light --
Outerbridge reach --
Damascus Gate --
Short fiction : Bear and his daughter --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Understanding contemporary American literature.
Responsibility: Gregory Stephenson.

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