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The Resource The American epic: transforming a genre, 1770-1860

The American epic: transforming a genre, 1770-1860

Label
The American epic: transforming a genre, 1770-1860
Title
The American epic: transforming a genre, 1770-1860
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McWilliams, John P.
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS169.E63
LC item number
M38 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Cambridge studies in American literature and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic literature, American
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The American epic: transforming a genre, 1770-1860
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-280)
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 I. Imitations: Homer's Tyrannous Eye -- 1. Invocations -- 2. Freedom's Heroes -- 3. Freedom's Fools -- 4. A White Achilles for the West? -- Part II. Transformations: The Epic In New Genres -- 5. Red Achilles, Red Satan -- 6. The Destroying Angel -- 7. Till a Better Epic Comes Along -- 8. "An Epic of Democracy?" -- Prospect
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 284 pages
Isbn
9780521373227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The American epic: transforming a genre, 1770-1860
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-280)
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 I. Imitations: Homer's Tyrannous Eye -- 1. Invocations -- 2. Freedom's Heroes -- 3. Freedom's Fools -- 4. A White Achilles for the West? -- Part II. Transformations: The Epic In New Genres -- 5. Red Achilles, Red Satan -- 6. The Destroying Angel -- 7. Till a Better Epic Comes Along -- 8. "An Epic of Democracy?" -- Prospect
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 284 pages
Isbn
9780521373227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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