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Title Short stories for students. Volume 18 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / David Galens, project editor.

Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2003]
©2003

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Physical description 1 online resource (xvii, 282 pages) : illustrations.
Series Gale virtual reference library.
Gale virtual reference library.
Notes "ISSN 1092-7735."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, criticism, sources, and futher information.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Africans / Shelia Kohler -- Because My Father Always Said He Was the Only Indian Who Saw Jimi Hendrix Play "The Star-Spangled Banner" at Woodstock / Sherman Alexie -- Brazzaville Teen-ager / Bruce Jay Friedman -- Conversion of the Jews / Philip Roth -- Far and the Near / Thomas Wolfe -- Half-Skinned Steer / E. Annie Proulx -- "If I Forget Thee, O Earth ..." / Arthur C. Clarke -- Journey into a Dark Heart / Peter Hoeg -- Legend of the Christmas Rose / Selma Lagerlof -- Mammon and the Archer / O. Henry -- Mrs. Dutta Writes a letter / Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni -- The Rockpile / James Baldwin -- Three Thanksgivings / Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- Toxic Donut / Terry Bisson -- Way It Felt To Be Falling / Kim Edwards.
Summary Presents vital information on the most-studied short stories at the high school and early-college levels. Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Other author Galens, David.
Gale Group.
Subject Kohler, Sheila.
Alexie, Sherman, 1966-
Friedman, Bruce Jay, 1930-
Roth, Philip.
Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938.
Proulx, Annie.
Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008.
Høeg, Peter, 1957-
Lagerlöf, Selma, 1858-1940.
Henry, O., 1862-1910.
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956-
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987.
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935.
Bisson, Terry.
Edwards, Kim, 1958-
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
ISBN 9780787692896 (electronic book)
0787692891 (electronic book)
9780787642709
0787642703