Coverart for item
The Resource Marriage, violence, and the nation in the American literary West, William R. Handley

Marriage, violence, and the nation in the American literary West, William R. Handley

Label
Marriage, violence, and the nation in the American literary West
Title
Marriage, violence, and the nation in the American literary West
Statement of responsibility
William R. Handley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Marriage, Violence and the Nation in the American Literary West, William R. Handley examines literary interpretations of the western American past. Handley examines works of historiography, as well as writing by Zane Grey, Willa Cather, Wallace Stegner and Joan Didion among others
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Handley, William R
Dewey number
810.9/3278
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS271
LC item number
.H29 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in American literature and culture
Series volume
[132]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Novelists, American
  • Domestic fiction, American
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Western stories
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • West (U.S.)
  • Family violence in literature
  • Women pioneers in literature
  • West (U.S.)
  • Marriage in literature
  • Violence in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Domestic fiction, American
  • Family violence in literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • Intellectual life
  • Literature
  • Marriage in literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Novelists, American
  • Violence in literature
  • Western stories
  • Women pioneers in literature
  • West United States
Label
Marriage, violence, and the nation in the American literary West, William R. Handley
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-255) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Western unions -- Turner's rhetorical frontier -- Marrying for race and nation: Wister's omniscience and omissions -- Polygamy and empire: Grey's distinctions -- Unwedded west: Cather's divides -- Accident and destiny: Fitzgerald's fantastic geography -- Promises and betrayals: Joan Didion and Wallace Stegner
Control code
57247418
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 261 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521816670
Lccn
2002016593
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780511061028
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57247418
Label
Marriage, violence, and the nation in the American literary West, William R. Handley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-255) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Western unions -- Turner's rhetorical frontier -- Marrying for race and nation: Wister's omniscience and omissions -- Polygamy and empire: Grey's distinctions -- Unwedded west: Cather's divides -- Accident and destiny: Fitzgerald's fantastic geography -- Promises and betrayals: Joan Didion and Wallace Stegner
Control code
57247418
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 261 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521816670
Lccn
2002016593
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780511061028
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57247418

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...