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The Resource Literature and its times : profiles of 300 notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them, Joyce Moss and George Wilson, [editors], (electronic resource)

Literature and its times : profiles of 300 notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them, Joyce Moss and George Wilson, [editors], (electronic resource)

Label
Literature and its times : profiles of 300 notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them
Title
Literature and its times
Title remainder
profiles of 300 notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Moss and George Wilson, [editors]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides the historical background of the most-studied novels, plays, poems, speeches and short stories. Entries examine both the historical setting of the literary work and the historical events taking place at the time the work was written
Cataloging source
MiFhGG
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1951-
  • 1920-
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  • Moss, Joyce
  • Wilson, George
  • Gale Group
Series statement
Gale virtual reference library
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  • Literature and history
  • History in literature
  • World history in literature
  • Literature
  • Classical literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • War and literature
  • Civil rights movements in literature
Label
Literature and its times : profiles of 300 notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them, Joyce Moss and George Wilson, [editors], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
v. 1. Ancient times to the American and French Revolutions, (pre-history-1790s) -- v. 2. Civil wars to frontier societies (1800-1880s) -- v. 3. Growth of empires to the Great Depression (1890-1930s) -- v. 4. World War II to the affluent fifties (1940-1950s) -- v. 5. Civil rights movements to future times (1960-2000)
Control code
ssj0000670716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (5 v.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781414435718
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000670716
Label
Literature and its times : profiles of 300 notable literary works and the historical events that influenced them, Joyce Moss and George Wilson, [editors], (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
v. 1. Ancient times to the American and French Revolutions, (pre-history-1790s) -- v. 2. Civil wars to frontier societies (1800-1880s) -- v. 3. Growth of empires to the Great Depression (1890-1930s) -- v. 4. World War II to the affluent fifties (1940-1950s) -- v. 5. Civil rights movements to future times (1960-2000)
Control code
ssj0000670716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (5 v.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781414435718
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000670716

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