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Title Short stories for students. Volume 31 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Sara Constantakis, project editor.

Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xix, 303 p.) : ill.
Series Gale virtual reference library
Notes "ISSN 1092-7735."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents By the waters of Babylon / by Stephen Vincent Benet -- Daughter of invention / by Julia Alvarez -- A devoted son / by Anita Desai -- End of the game / by Julio Cortazar -- The fence / by Hamsad Rangkuti -- The garden of stubborn cats / by Italo Calvino -- Good climate, friendly inhabitants / by Nadine Gordimer -- The jewels / by Guy de Maupassant -- An outpost of progress / by Joseph Conrad -- A retrieved reformation / by O. Henry -- Tears of autumn / by Yoshiko Uchida -- The treasure of Lemon Brown / by Walter Dean Myers -- With all flags flying / by Anne Tyler -- The witness for the prosecution / by Agatha Christie.
Summary Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story's cultural and historical significance.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Constantakis, Sara, editor.
Gale Group.
Subject Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
ISBN 9781414474571 (electronic book)
1414474571 (electronic book)