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The Resource Missionary positions : evangelicalism and empire in American fiction, Albert H. Tricomi

Missionary positions : evangelicalism and empire in American fiction, Albert H. Tricomi

Label
Missionary positions : evangelicalism and empire in American fiction
Title
Missionary positions
Title remainder
evangelicalism and empire in American fiction
Statement of responsibility
Albert H. Tricomi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tricomi, Albert H.
Dewey number
813.009
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.E87
LC item number
T75 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Evangelicalism in literature
  • Missionaries in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
Label
Missionary positions : evangelicalism and empire in American fiction, Albert H. Tricomi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Remaking the myth of a chosen people in Catharine Sedwick's Hope Leslie -- Evangelizing the Indians under Manifest Destiny in Cooper's The oak openings -- Melville's indictment of the missionaries in Typee and Omooo -- The missionary novel in decline, Mark Twain, and America's second manifest destiny -- Revival : missionary reform in Alice Hobart's Yang and Yin and missionary rebuke in Claude McKay's Banana bottom -- Contesting America's missionary destiny in Sinclair Lewis's The God-seeker -- The reluctant embrace of American Missionary imperialism in James Michener's Hawaii -- Contemporary developments: Hersey's The call, Kingsolver's Poinsonwood bible, Grisham's The testament, and LaHaye's "Left behind" novels
Control code
656158791
Dimensions
  • pages cm
  • cm.
Isbn
9780813035451
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010032259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)656158791
Label
Missionary positions : evangelicalism and empire in American fiction, Albert H. Tricomi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Remaking the myth of a chosen people in Catharine Sedwick's Hope Leslie -- Evangelizing the Indians under Manifest Destiny in Cooper's The oak openings -- Melville's indictment of the missionaries in Typee and Omooo -- The missionary novel in decline, Mark Twain, and America's second manifest destiny -- Revival : missionary reform in Alice Hobart's Yang and Yin and missionary rebuke in Claude McKay's Banana bottom -- Contesting America's missionary destiny in Sinclair Lewis's The God-seeker -- The reluctant embrace of American Missionary imperialism in James Michener's Hawaii -- Contemporary developments: Hersey's The call, Kingsolver's Poinsonwood bible, Grisham's The testament, and LaHaye's "Left behind" novels
Control code
656158791
Dimensions
  • pages cm
  • cm.
Isbn
9780813035451
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010032259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)656158791

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