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Hacht, Anne Marie

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Works: 61 works in 170 publications in 1 language and 5,984 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Study guides  Outlines and syllabi  Biography  History  Bio-bibliography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: PR2987,
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Publications about Anne Marie Hacht
Publications by Anne Marie Hacht
Most widely held works by Anne Marie Hacht
Poetry for students. presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry by Anne Marie Hacht( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Profiles approximately twenty poems by such writers as Nelly Sachs, Federico García Lorca, and Sappho, providing poem texts and summaries, author biographies, criticism excerpts, and discussion of theme, style, and historical context
Gale encyclopedia of world history : war ( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Gale Encyclopedia of World History: War provides a broad overview of war throughout world history, from ancient times to present, with a special emphasis on its causes and repercussions. In two volumes, the set is organized chronologically, by war, into chapters. Chapters include: Assyrian Conquests (853 B.C. to 612 B.C.); Greek-Persian Wars (5th century B.C.); Conquests of Alexander the Great (4th century B.C.); Roman Conquests (3rd-1st centuries B.C.); Invasions of Rome (4th and 5th centuries A.D.); Expansion of Islam (7th-11th centuries); Viking Raids & Norman Conquests (8th-11th centuries); The Crusades (1099-1291); Mongol Conquests (13th-14th centuries); Hundred Years Wars (1337-1453); Rise and Decline of the Ottoman Empire (14th-17th centuries); Mogul Conquest of India (1526-1707); Conquest of the Americas (15th-16th centuries); Religious Wars in Europe (16th-17th centuries); Japanese Feudal Wars (16th century); Thirty Years War (1618-1648); English Civil War (1642-1651); Dynastic Wars of Europe (1688-1748); Seven Years War (1756-1763); American Revolution (1775-1781); French Revolution & Napoleonic Wars (1789-1815); American Civil War (1861-1865); Crimean War (1854-1856); South American Wars of Liberation (19th century); European Wars of Empire (includes Boer Wars; 19th-early 20th century); World War I (1914-1919); Spanish Civil War (1936-1939); World War II (1939-1945); Korean War (1950-1953); Post-Colonial Wars (1940s-1970s); Iran-Iraq War (1980-1988); Terrorism. Each chapter includes an introductory essay on the war followed by entries grouped under consistent subheads: Overview, Major Figures, Major Battles, Key Elements of War Craft, and Impact. Gale Encyclopedia of World History: War consists of approximately 400 entries, including subject entries and biographies that average about 1,000 words; 300 images, including maps; a chronology; a glossary; sources for further study; and a general index
Literary themes for students : examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes ( Book )
11 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
A collection of essays and plot summaries, presenting analysis, context, and criticism, that cover themes of war and peace-- with heavier emphasis on war--in works of literature, including poetry, plays, short stories, novels and nonfiction
Shakespeare for students : critical interpretations of Shakespeare's plays and poetry by Anne Marie Hacht( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare for Students is an attractive and accessible 3-vol. set of essential criticism to the playwright's most-popularly-studied plays and poetry in secondary schools and undergraduate curricula. The second edition contains updated entries and 4 brand new entries. You'll find a diverse blend of criticism along with plot summaries and character profiles that help further decode these dramatic masterpieces for students. Each detailed, illustrated entry provides: An introduction that provides an overview of the play or poem; A plot summary; An annotated character list; A discussion of the play's principal theme; Understandable essays on the plays construction (setting, dialogue, imagery); Historical and cultural context sections that illuminate the play's role in inter-curricular studies; Excerpted critical commentary on various facets of the play; Extensive theme and character index; and much more. - Publisher
Gale contextual encyclopedia of world literature ( Book )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
This new four-volume set covers world authors from many periods and genres, building a broad understanding of the various contexts--from the biographical to the literary to the historical--in which literature can be viewed. The Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of World Literature will allow a reader to analyze an author's work as a reflection of the heritage, traditions and experiences of the author's personal life and the beliefs, events, and lifestyles of the world at the time. The nearly 500 entries will also identify the significant literary devices and global themes that define a writer's style and place the author in a larger literary tradition as chronicled and evaluated by critics over time. Critical thinking and activity prompts, in addition to images, will further enhance the reader's own personal response to global literature
Gale contextual encyclopedia of American literature by Anne Marie Hacht( Book )
9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
This substantial 4-volume encyclopedia is designed for students at the high school level, with directed readings and questions included in each entry. Each entry is devoted to an American writer, with non-fiction writers included. The "contextual" focus is achieved through the organization of the entries, which situates the works of each writer into biographical, historical, literary, and critical contexts, and includes a list of the significant historical figures active at the same time. Each entry includes an inset box with an essay on some aspect of the author's work or life that highlights their "common human experience". The bibliography that concludes each entry contains a list of web sites and periodical articles; the author's major works are listed in the context of the entry and as part of the initial summary stating where and when the author was born
Literary themes for students : the American dream : examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Provides readers with an overview of literary works that explore the theme of the American dream. Analyzes poetry, plays, short stories, novels, and works of nonfiction that address this theme in some capacity, and how that theme has been treated in literature at different times in history and across diverse cultures
Literary newsmakers for students. presenting analysis, context, and criticism on newsmaking novels, nonfiction, and poetry ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Provides analysis and criticism of recent novels and other works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and drama
Short stories for students. presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Profiles fourteen commonly studied short stories by such authors as Annie Proulx, Katherine Anne Porter, and Raymond Carver, providing plot summaries, author biographies, analysis, historical context, and criticism for each, as well as research ideas and lists of media adaptations
Poetry for students. presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Presents profiles of sixteen poems by writers such as Oliver Wendell Holmes, Conrad Aiken, Heather McHugh, others, providing poem texts and summaries, author biographies, criticism excerpts, and discussion of theme, style, and historical context
Gale encyclopedia of world history : war ( Book )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Contains essays, arranged chronologically from the Postwar era through the Postcommunist world, that provide information about world governments throughout history, focusing on their relationship with social change, structures, histories, and significant events and individuals; and includes maps, chronologies, glossaries, sources, and an index
Literary newsmakers for students. presenting analysis, context, and criticism on newsmaking novels, nonfiction, and poetry ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Contains plot summaries, analyses, and selected criticism of eighteen novels and other works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry that have made news, including "The Closers," "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," "The Nanny Diaries," and others
Literary Newsmakers for students : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on newsmaking novels, nonfiction, and poetry ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Provides analysis and criticism of recent novels and other works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and drama
Race and prejudice : examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Drama for students, volume 21 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context
Drama for students, volume 20 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context
Drama for students, volume 19 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context
Drama for students, volume 22 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context
Poetry for students. presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied poetry ( file )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Provides analysis of the most frequently studied poems in literature courses. Contains author biography (if attributed), poem text, poem summary, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
The American dream (Online) examining diverse literature to understand and compare universal themes ( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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