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The Resource Encyclopedia of Hispanic American literature, Luz Elena Ramirez

Encyclopedia of Hispanic American literature, Luz Elena Ramirez

Label
Encyclopedia of Hispanic American literature
Title
Encyclopedia of Hispanic American literature
Statement of responsibility
Luz Elena Ramirez
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Hispanic-American literature has a venerable history, but it has never been more important and popular than it is now. Encyclopedia of Hispanic-American Literature contains more than 250 engaging entries on important works and writers, movements, topics, and more." "Coverage includes: major novels, memoirs, plays, poetry, and short stories, synopses and analyses of important works, such as Bless Me, Ultima, How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents, El Bronx Remembered, The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love, and many more; writers such as Julia Alvarez, Rudolfo Alfonso Anaya, Junot Diaz, Cristina Garda, Oscar Hijuelos, Jose Marti, Pat Mora, Richard Rodriguez, and many more; and key concepts and movements including Chicano literature, Dominican American literature, and the Nuyoriean Poets Cafe." "This accessible, comprehensive guide covers all the writers and works important to the high school and college literary canon, as well as the historically significant and the contemporary."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
UKM
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Ramirez, Luz Elena
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.H56
LC item number
R36 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
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Facts on File, Inc
Series statement
  • Facts on File library of American literature
  • Encyclopedia of American ethnic literature
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American literature
Label
Encyclopedia of Hispanic American literature, Luz Elena Ramirez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Bibliography of major works by Hispanic-American writers": p. 391-405
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Entries A to Z
  • Bibliography of general secondary sources
  • Bibliography of major works by Hispanic-American writers
  • List of contributors
Control code
ocn148693365
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 430 p.
Isbn
9780816060849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Encyclopedia of Hispanic American literature, Luz Elena Ramirez
Publication
Note
"Bibliography of major works by Hispanic-American writers": p. 391-405
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Entries A to Z
  • Bibliography of general secondary sources
  • Bibliography of major works by Hispanic-American writers
  • List of contributors
Control code
ocn148693365
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 430 p.
Isbn
9780816060849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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