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CliffsNotes on Heller's Catch-22

CliffsNotes on Heller's Catch-22

  • Author: Charles A Peek
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ISBN: 0544180755
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 48
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. CliffsNotes on Catch-22 takes you into this unforgettable novel that is full of satire, exaggeration, grotesque and comic caricatures, and telling allusions. Heller’s main characters are two Jewish boys from Brooklyn at the end of World War II – one from an orthodox family, one from a secular background. The growing friendship between the boys reflects the tensions within American society. With this study guide, you’ll be able to follow the unique structure of the novel and supplement your reading with insights into the life and background of author Joseph Heller. Other features that help you study include Life and background of the author Character analyses of major players A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters Critical essays Review questions Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Heller's Catch-22

CliffsNotes on Heller's Catch-22

  • Author: C. A. Peek
  • Publisher: Cliffs Notes
  • ISBN: 9780822002963
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 48
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. CliffsNotes on Catch-22 takes you into this unforgettable novel that is full of satire, exaggeration, grotesque and comic caricatures, and telling allusions. Heller’s main characters are two Jewish boys from Brooklyn at the end of World War II – one from an orthodox family, one from a secular background. The growing friendship between the boys reflects the tensions within American society. With this study guide, you’ll be able to follow the unique structure of the novel and supplement your reading with insights into the life and background of author Joseph Heller. Other features that help you study include Life and background of the author Character analyses of major players A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters Critical essays Review questions Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

1976: January-June: Index

  • Author: Library of Congress. Copyright Office
  • Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Copyright
  • Page: 1620
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National Union Catalog

National Union Catalog

A Cumulative Author List Representing Library of Congress Printed Cards and Titles Reported by Other American Libraries

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  • Category: Union catalogs
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Includes entries for maps and atlases.

American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record

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  • Category: American literature
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CliffsNotes on Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five

CliffsNotes on Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five

  • Author: Dennis S Smith
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ISBN: 0544183967
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 84
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An odd book in that it mixes elements of science fiction with psychological analysis, Slaughterhouse-Five tells the story of Billy Pilgrim, a GI prisoner of war. He time-travels and wanders through a mysterious ether where spatial-temporal relationships are at odds with what we accept as reality.

CliffsNotes on Houston's Farewell to Manzanar

CliffsNotes on Houston's Farewell to Manzanar

  • Author: Mei Li Robinson
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • ISBN: 0544181476
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 80
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into key elements and ideas within classic works of literature. CliffsNotes on Farewell to Manzanar explores the autobiographical childhood memories of the author’s wartime incarceration in a Japanese-American internment camp. Following the first-person story of American-born Jeanne Wakatsuki, who was 7 years old when her family was forced into confinement with 10,000 other Asian-Americans after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, this study guide provides summaries and critical commentaries for each chapter within a narrative that spans three decades. Other features that help you figure out this important work include Author background, including coverage of Jeanne’s healing return to Manzanar Introduction to the novel, with historical perspective Critical essays on style, settings, and themes Character analyses of Jeanne Wakatsuki and her parents Review section that features suggested essay topics Classic literature or modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Remarque's All Quiet on the Western Front

CliffsNotes on Remarque's All Quiet on the Western Front

  • Author: Susan Van Kirk
  • Publisher: Cliffs Notes
  • ISBN: 9780764586712
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 112
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also features glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. In CliffsNotes on All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque takes you inside the gruesome realities of World War I through the eyes of Paul Baumer, a sensitive teenager and typical infantryman in the German army. This study guide will help you begin to consider how Remarque's views on war might relate to modern-day conflicts. You'll also gain insight into the life and cultural background of the author. Other features that help you study include Character analyses of major players A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters Critical essays A review section that tests your knowledge A Resource Center full of books, articles, films, and Internet sites Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals

Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals

  • Author: Library of Congress. Copyright Office
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  • Category: American literature
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Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

1976: January-June

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Copyright
  • Page: 1608
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