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Short Stories for Students

Volume 1 Presenting Analysis, Context, and Criticism on Commonly Studied Short Stories
(eBook - 2002 )
Short Stories for Students

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Title: Short stories for students
Volume 1 presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories
[electronic resource (eBook)]
Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2002.
Notes: Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Contents: Araby - James Joyce
The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County - Mark Twain
Children of the sea - Edwidge Danticat
The Devil and Tom Walker - Washington Irving
The Eatonville anthology - Zora Neale Hurston
The handsomest drowned man in the world - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
I stand here ironing - Tillie Olsen
The jilting of Granny Weatherall - Katherine Anne Porter
King of the bingo game - Ralph Ellison
The lottery - Shirley Jackson
The most dangerous game - Richard Connell
The open window - Saki
The secret life of Walter Mitty - James Thurber
The secret sharer - Joseph Conrad
The short, happy life of Francis Macomber - Ernest Hemingway
There will come soft rains - Ray Bradbury
Through the tunnel - Doris Lessing
Where are you going, where have you been? - Joyce Carol Oates
The yellow wallpaper - Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Young Goodman Brown - Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Restrictions on Access: Available to County College of Morris students, faculty, and staff.
Additional Contributors: Wilson, Kathleen - 1968-
ISBN: 141442812X
Statement of Responsibility: Kathlene Wilson, project editor
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Form Available: Also available in printed form.
Reproduction: Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale, 2002. Available via World Wide Web.
System Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Headings: Electronic books. Short story. Short story Study and teaching (Secondary) United States. Short story Study and teaching (Higher) United States. Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. Devil and Tom Walker. García Márquez, Gabriel, 1928- Handsomest drowned man in the world. Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County. Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. Jilting of Granny Weatherall. Olsen, Tillie. I stand here ironing. Thurber, James, 1894-1961. Secret life of Walter Mitty. Connell, Richard Edward, 1893-1949. Most dangerous game. Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965. Lottery. Ellison, Ralph. King of the bingo game. Saki, 1870-1916. Open window. Joyce, James, 1882-1941. Araby. Hurston, Zora Neale. Eatonville anthology. Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924. Secret sharer. Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. Short, happy life of Francis Macomber. Bradbury, Ray, 1920- There will come soft rains. Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Where are you going, where have you been? Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. Yellow wallpaper. Doris May, 1919- Through the tunnel. Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Young Goodman Brown. Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- Children of the sea.
Genre/Form: Electronic books.
Topical Term: Electronic books.
Short story.
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Additional Physical Form Entry: Original 1092-7735 (DLC) 98153009 (OCoLC)39782992
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