Novelists on the American Civil War / edited by George Parker Anderson.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description
xxiii, 432 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.

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Subject(s)
Editor
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Series
Dictionary of literary biography ; v. 378. [More in this series]
Summary note
"Biographical essays on novelists who wrote about the American Civil War"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes
"A Bruccoli Clark Layman book."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • 1. An illustrated chronology
  • Beginnings
  • Fort Sumter to Shiloh
  • Seven Pines to Chancellorsville
  • Gettysburg to Sherman's March
  • After Appomattox
  • William Taylor Adams [Oliver Optic] (1822-1897) / M. Tyler Sasser
  • Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) / Christine Doyle
  • Hervey Allen (1889-1949) / Suzanne Kamata
  • Geraldine Brooks (1955- ) / Helena Maragou
  • James Lee Burke (1936- ) / Brad Klypchak
  • Bernard Cornwell (1944- ) / Anthony Scotti
  • Stephen Crane (1871-1900) / Steven Olsen-Smith
  • Kiana Davenport (1940- ) / Suzanne Kamata
  • Rebecca Harding Davis (1831-1910) / Christina Marrocco
  • John William de Forest (1826-1906) / Matthew Blackwell
  • E.L. Doctorow (1931-2015) / Theodora Tsimpouki
  • William Faulkner (1897-1962) / Hans H. Skei
  • Shelby Foote (1916-2005) / Wolfgang Hochbruck
  • Charles Frazier (1950- ) / Joseph Schaub
  • Kaye Gibbons (1960- ) / Ruth Collette Hoffman
  • Caroline Gordon (1895-1891) / Veronica Makowsky
  • Josephine Humphreys (1945- ) / Joan Wylie Hall
  • Madison Jones (1925-2012) / Jan Nordby Gretlund
  • Andrew Lytle (1902-1995) / Shawn E. Miller
  • Margaret Mitchell (1900-1949) / Arlene R. Quaratiello
  • Gary Paulsen (1939- ) / Amy Cummins
  • Alice Randall (1959- ) / Ellen F. Brown
  • Ron Rash (1953- ) / James R. Giles
  • Ishmael Reed (1938- ) / Janet Z. Marsh
  • Marilynne Robinson (1943- ) / Rachel Sykes
  • Margaret Walker (1915-1998) / Seretha D. Williams
  • Robert Penn Warren (1905-1989) / William Bedford Clark
  • Stephen Wright (1946- ) / Paul Gleason
  • Stark Young (1881-1963) / Kathryn Seidel.
ISBN
  • 9780787696535 ((hardback))
  • 0787696536 ((hardback))
LCCN
2015044441
OCLC
923796445
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