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The Resource B. Traven : life and work, edited by Ernst Schürer and Philip Jenkins

B. Traven : life and work, edited by Ernst Schürer and Philip Jenkins

Label
B. Traven : life and work
Title
B. Traven
Title remainder
life and work
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ernst Schürer and Philip Jenkins
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schürer, Ernst
  • Jenkins, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors, Mexican
  • Traven, B
  • Traven, B
  • Traven, B
Label
B. Traven : life and work, edited by Ernst Schürer and Philip Jenkins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-368)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1: The Enigma of B. Traven's life. The B. Traven I knew. -- Was there another man: B. Traven as author of his own works. -- Some problems with The White Rose. -- From Ret Marut to B. Traven: more than a change in disguise. -- Unknown letters of Ret Marut from 1914. -- Second thoughts about the mystery of B. Traven
  • Part 2: Traven's works in retrospect. Traven's anarchistic treasures: reflections on The Treasure of the Sierra Madre. -- Being as adventure: The Death Ship and The Treasure of the Sierra Madre as novels of adventure. -- A Language without a master: Max Stirner's influence on B. Traven. -- A Sane protagonist In Extremis: B. Traven's gay imagings of participation and suffering in The Bridge in the Jungle and The Death Ship. -- Still another definition of Jazz Literature. -- B. Traven's six-novel epic of the Mexican Revolution: an overview
  • Part 3: Themes, ideas, and motifs in Traven's writings. Utopian elements in the novels of B. Traven. -- Traven's White Rose: regressive idyll or social Utopia? -- Love and death in the early works of B. Traven. -- Wars and rumors of wars in the works of B. Traven
  • Part 4: The Historical, political, and sociological context. B. Traven and the Wobblies. -- B. Traven: anarachist from the jungle. -- B. Traven's revolution in Latin America. -- Political satire Mexican-style: critique of proto-fascist tendencies in B. Traven's Government. -- B. Traven's Land des Fruhlings and the Caoba Cycle as a source for the study of agrarian society
  • Part 5: The Reception of Traven's works. The Reception of B. Traven in the German Democratic Republic. -- B. Traven from a Czech point of view. -- B. Traven in Sweden. -- B. Traven and the German exiles in Mexico
  • Part 6: Traven and other authors. The Primitivist as anarchist: two novels by B. Traven in the Mexican literary and political context of the 1930s. -- Sailing with Sealed Orders: Herman Melville's White-Jacket and B. Traven's The Death Ship. -- Legend, story, and flashback in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre and Nostromo. -- Slaves of property: a comparison of B. Traven's The Treasure of the Sierra Madre and Ilf-Petrov's The Twelve Chairs. -- The Making of two guerrilla generals in Azuela's The Underdogs and Traven's jungle novels
Control code
ocm13580137
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 368 pages
Isbn
9780271003825
Lccn
86012213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
B. Traven : life and work, edited by Ernst Schürer and Philip Jenkins
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-368)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1: The Enigma of B. Traven's life. The B. Traven I knew. -- Was there another man: B. Traven as author of his own works. -- Some problems with The White Rose. -- From Ret Marut to B. Traven: more than a change in disguise. -- Unknown letters of Ret Marut from 1914. -- Second thoughts about the mystery of B. Traven
  • Part 2: Traven's works in retrospect. Traven's anarchistic treasures: reflections on The Treasure of the Sierra Madre. -- Being as adventure: The Death Ship and The Treasure of the Sierra Madre as novels of adventure. -- A Language without a master: Max Stirner's influence on B. Traven. -- A Sane protagonist In Extremis: B. Traven's gay imagings of participation and suffering in The Bridge in the Jungle and The Death Ship. -- Still another definition of Jazz Literature. -- B. Traven's six-novel epic of the Mexican Revolution: an overview
  • Part 3: Themes, ideas, and motifs in Traven's writings. Utopian elements in the novels of B. Traven. -- Traven's White Rose: regressive idyll or social Utopia? -- Love and death in the early works of B. Traven. -- Wars and rumors of wars in the works of B. Traven
  • Part 4: The Historical, political, and sociological context. B. Traven and the Wobblies. -- B. Traven: anarachist from the jungle. -- B. Traven's revolution in Latin America. -- Political satire Mexican-style: critique of proto-fascist tendencies in B. Traven's Government. -- B. Traven's Land des Fruhlings and the Caoba Cycle as a source for the study of agrarian society
  • Part 5: The Reception of Traven's works. The Reception of B. Traven in the German Democratic Republic. -- B. Traven from a Czech point of view. -- B. Traven in Sweden. -- B. Traven and the German exiles in Mexico
  • Part 6: Traven and other authors. The Primitivist as anarchist: two novels by B. Traven in the Mexican literary and political context of the 1930s. -- Sailing with Sealed Orders: Herman Melville's White-Jacket and B. Traven's The Death Ship. -- Legend, story, and flashback in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre and Nostromo. -- Slaves of property: a comparison of B. Traven's The Treasure of the Sierra Madre and Ilf-Petrov's The Twelve Chairs. -- The Making of two guerrilla generals in Azuela's The Underdogs and Traven's jungle novels
Control code
ocm13580137
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 368 pages
Isbn
9780271003825
Lccn
86012213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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