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The Resource A short literary history of the United States, Mario Klarer

A short literary history of the United States, Mario Klarer

Label
A short literary history of the United States
Title
A short literary history of the United States
Statement of responsibility
Mario Klarer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
"A Short Literary History of the United States offers an introduction to American Literature for students wanting to acquaint themselves with the most important periods, authors and works of American literary history. Comprehensive yet concise, it provides an essential overview of the different currents in American literature in an accessible, engaging style. This book offers:Coverage from the pre-colonial era to the present, including new media formats Coverage of the evolution of literary traditions, themes, and aesthetics Historical background, visiting the origins of content and form Overviews and comparisons of individual authors Readings of individual texts, contextualized within American cultural history A list of secondary readings, a glossary and links to open-access versions of essential texts.This book is the ideal companion to primary sources for courses in American Literature, American Studies, and others, or as a study aid for exams"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Klarer, Mario
Dewey number
810.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PS92
LC item number
.K57 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / General
  • Littérature américaine
  • Literatur
  • USA
  • American literature
Label
A short literary history of the United States, Mario Klarer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as Literaturgeschicte der USA by C.H. Beck in 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-180) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
857966317
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780415742177
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2013043369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)857966317
Label
A short literary history of the United States, Mario Klarer
Publication
Note
Originally published as Literaturgeschicte der USA by C.H. Beck in 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-180) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
857966317
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780415742177
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2013043369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)857966317

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