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Mark Twain : banned, challenged, and censored

Author: Michelle M Houle
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, ©2008.
Series: Authors of banned books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Examines the life of Mark Twain, his most famous literary works, and the controversy his literature has created in schools and libraries"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle M Houle
ISBN: 9780766026896 0766026892
OCLC Number: 137325206
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Concord, Massachusetts, 1885, vs Enid, Oklahoma, 2000 --
Why ban books? --
Sam Clemens and Mark Twain: one man, two identities --
Adventures of Tom Sawyer --
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn --
War against Twain --
Defending Tom Sawyer and Huck Fin --
Closing arguments --
Discussion questions --
Timeline --
Chapter notes --
Selected works of Mark Twain --
Glossary --
Further reading and internet addresses --
Index.
Series Title: Authors of banned books.
Responsibility: Michelle M. Houle.
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"Examines the life of Mark Twain, his most famous literary works, and the controversy his literature has created in schools and libraries"--Provided by publisher.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-10-09) Good Permalink

     This resource addresses the challenges against Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn and Mark Twain.  It is put together in a format that is both engaging and readable.  Middle or high school level.

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