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Abraham Cahan
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Twayne Pub
Publication date October 1, 1996
Pages 203
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780805739930
ISBN-10 0805739939
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $39.00
§As reported by publisher says people who bought this book also bought:
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Summaries and Reviews
Examines the fictional works of Abraham Cahan, a Jewish immigrant who fled Eastern Europe and settled in New York City's Lower East Side description: Product Description:

Twayne's United States Authors Series presents concise critical introductions to great writers and their works.

Devoted to critical interpretation and discussion of an author's work, each study takes account of major literary trends and important scholarly contributions and provides new critical insights with an original point of view. An Authors Series volume addresses readers ranging from advanced high school students to university professors. The book suggests to the informed reader new ways of considering a writer's work. A reader new to the work under examination will, after reading the Authors Series, be compelled to turn to the originals, bringing to the reading a basic knowledge and fresh critical perspectives.

Each volume features:

  • A critical, interpretive study and explication of the author's works
  • A brief biography of the author
  • An accessible chronology outlining the life, work, and relevant historical background of the author
  • Aids for further study -- complete notes and references, a selected annotated bibliography and an index
  • A readable style presented in a manageable length

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9780805739930 | details & prices | 203 pages | 5.50 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $39.00
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