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Walter Dean Myers : a literary companion

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Publisher: Jefferson, NC [u.a.] McFarland 2006
Series: McFarland literary companions, 4
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This volume introduces readers to both the writer and his work, with an emphasis on the characters, dates, events, motifs and themes from the book. Myers's one hundred one A-to-Z entries offer concise, analytical discussion on all topics and include generous citations from primary and secondary sources"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Walter Dean Myers; Walter Dean Myers; Walter Dean Myers
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
ISBN: 0786424567 9780786424566
OCLC Number: 846031533
Notes: Literaturangaben. - Mit Chronologie von Myers' Leben und Werk und Zeitleiste histor. und fiktionaler Ereignisse in Myers' Werk
Description: VII, 309 S. graph. Darst., Kt. 26 cm
Series Title: McFarland literary companions, 4
Responsibility: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
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Walter Dean Myers, pre-eminent author of teen fiction and verse, refines the image of black characters that are trivialized or vilified in juvenile literature, advertising, television and film. This  Read more...

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