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10 edition of Fiction of the forties. found in the catalog.

Fiction of the forties.

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS379 .E4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392 p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5887980M
    LC Control Number63020904

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The book is number 31 on the Modern Library List of Best 20th-Century Novels, and the reading level is acceptable ( Lexile) for high school students. A live action film by director John Stephenson can be used in class, as well as listening to a recording of The Internationale, a Marxist anthem that is the basis for the novel’s anthem.

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The Twenty-One Balloons. () This Newbery Medal book follows the journey of Professor William Waterman Sherman who crossed the Pacific in his hot air balloon only to land on the isolated island of Krakatoa. He finds a strange society centered on the wealth of the local diamond mine and escapes with them when the volcano erupts.

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Moore, Cleve Cartmill, Clifford D. Simak, Frederic Brown, Ray Bradbury, Arthur C. Clarke, Theodore Sturgeon, Chandler Davis, Robert A. Heinlein, James Blish, Damon Knight, Henry Pages: This is a list of detective fiction writers.

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When Dulcy Remley’s father “misplaces” the profits of a mine sale, she is held captive by her ex-fiancée and father’s business Author: Rachel Manwill. Here are TIME’s picks for the 10 best fiction books of the s, in order of publication year. Also read TIME’s list of the best nonfiction books of the decade.

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