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The art of fact : contemporary artists of nonfiction

Author: Barbara Lounsberry
Publisher: New York : Greenwood Press, 1990.
Series: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 35.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The non-fiction work of five American writers, Tom Wolfe, Joan Didion, Gay Talese, John McPhee and Norman Mailer, is examined in an attempt to define the art of contemporary literary non-fiction. The  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Nonfiction novels
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lounsberry, Barbara.
Art of fact.
New York : Greenwood Press, 1990
(OCoLC)645446411
Named Person: Gay Talese; Norman Mailer; Joan Didion; Tom (Schriftsteller) Wolfe; John A McPhee
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Lounsberry
ISBN: 0313268932 9780313268939
OCLC Number: 20220281
Description: xviii, 210 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Gay Talese's fathers and sons --
Tom Wolfe's American jeremiad --
Joh McPhee's levels of the earth --
Joan Didion's lambent light --
Norman Mailer's ages of man.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 35.
Responsibility: Barbara Lounsberry.

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