Violence in the Contemporary American Novel: An End to Innocence

Violence in the Contemporary American Novel: An End to Innocence

By: James R. Giles (author)Hardback

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A study of violence in eight contemporary American urban novels, including William Kennedy's Quinn's Book. James R. Giles shows how these works, published between 1968 and 1994, convey a sense of violence as an epidemic, threatening to extinguish the aspirations of American citizens.

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  • ISBN13: 9781570033285
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781570033285
  • ISBN10: 1570033285

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