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Title Short stories for students. Volume 20 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Ira Mark Milne and Timothy Sisler, project editors.

Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2005]
©2005

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Physical description 1 online resource (xviii, 318 pages) : illustrations, photographs.
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 further reading.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Babette's feast / Isak Dinesen -- The big black good man / Richard Wright -- Christmas not just once a year / Heinrich Boll -- A great day / Frank Sargeson -- Imagined scenes / Ann Beattie -- In the shadow of war / Ben Okri -- The long-distance runner / Grace Paley -- Private lies / Bobbie Ann Mason -- The pursuer / Julio Cortazar -- Saint Emmanuel the good, martyr / Miguel de Unamuno -- The sniper / Liam O'Flaherty -- The sun, the moon, the stars / Junot Diaz -- To room nineteen / Doris Lessing -- The veldt / Ray Bradbury.
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 Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Sisler, Timothy J., editor.
Gale Group.
Subject Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962. Babette's feast.
Wright, Richard, 1908-1960. Big black good man.
Böll, Heinrich, 1917-1985. Christmas not just once a year.
Sargeson, Frank. Great day.
Beattie, Ann. Imagined scenes.
Okri, Ben. In the shadow of war.
Paley, Grace. Long-distance runner.
Mason, Bobbie Ann. Private lies.
Cortázar, Julio. Pursuer.
Unamuno, Miguel de, 1864-1936. Saint Emmanuel the good, martyr.
O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984. Sniper.
Díaz, Junot, 1968- Sun, the moon, the stars.
Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013. Short stories. Selections.
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012. Veldt.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Short story.
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