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The Resource Apocalyptic patterns in twentieth-century fiction, David J. Leigh

Apocalyptic patterns in twentieth-century fiction, David J. Leigh

Label
Apocalyptic patterns in twentieth-century fiction
Title
Apocalyptic patterns in twentieth-century fiction
Statement of responsibility
David J. Leigh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Leigh, David J
Dewey number
813/.54093823
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.A65
LC item number
L35 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • End of the world in literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • Fiction
  • American fiction
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • End of the world in literature
  • Fiction
  • United States
Label
Apocalyptic patterns in twentieth-century fiction, David J. Leigh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-249) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: ultimate issues in apocalyptic literature -- A literary reading of revelation in a postmillennial age -- The ultimate journey: the quest for transcendence and wholeness in the apocalyptic worlds of Walker Percy, Thomas Pynchon, and Don DeLillo -- The ultimate conflict: the cosmic battle in the violent end-times of C.S. Lewis and Russell Hoban -- The ultimate union: person, community, and the divine in Doris Lessing's apocalyptic fiction -- The ultimate cosmos: a new heaven and a new earth in three science fiction writers: Arthur C. Clarke, George Zebrowski, and Walter M. Miller, Jr -- The ultimate self: death and dying in John Updike and Charles Williams -- The ultimate challenge: apocalyptic liberation and transformation in African-American writing: Frederick Douglass, Malcolm X, Ralph Ellison, and Toni Morrison -- The ultimate way: apocalypse and pluralism in the postcolonial fiction of Salman Rushdie and Shusaku Endo
Control code
694145919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)694145919
Label
Apocalyptic patterns in twentieth-century fiction, David J. Leigh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-249) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: ultimate issues in apocalyptic literature -- A literary reading of revelation in a postmillennial age -- The ultimate journey: the quest for transcendence and wholeness in the apocalyptic worlds of Walker Percy, Thomas Pynchon, and Don DeLillo -- The ultimate conflict: the cosmic battle in the violent end-times of C.S. Lewis and Russell Hoban -- The ultimate union: person, community, and the divine in Doris Lessing's apocalyptic fiction -- The ultimate cosmos: a new heaven and a new earth in three science fiction writers: Arthur C. Clarke, George Zebrowski, and Walter M. Miller, Jr -- The ultimate self: death and dying in John Updike and Charles Williams -- The ultimate challenge: apocalyptic liberation and transformation in African-American writing: Frederick Douglass, Malcolm X, Ralph Ellison, and Toni Morrison -- The ultimate way: apocalypse and pluralism in the postcolonial fiction of Salman Rushdie and Shusaku Endo
Control code
694145919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)694145919

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