The two Homeric poems, the Iliad and the Odyssey, have long been considered masterpieces, and their influence on subsequent Greek and Western literature has been immense. An international team of experts discusses the poems, their background and composition, and subsequent reception to the present day. Each chapter features contemporary critical insights and closes with a guide to further reading on the topic.
Harper Lee''s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the deep South - and the heroism of one man in the face of blind and violent hatred. One of the..Подробнее
Book DescriptionAn informative and wide-ranging overview of Native American literature from the 1770s to present day.Описание
When a woman refuses to sit next to him on the bus, Rick Braithwaite is saddened and angered by her prejudice. In post-war cosmopolitan London he had hoped for a more enlightened..Описание
"Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit ''em, but remember it''s a sin to kill a mockingbird." A lawyer''s advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of..В корзину Подробнее
Book DescriptionThis Companion is the most comprehensive introduction to Dreiser''s work available.Описание