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American Short Stories (8th Edition)

American Short Stories (8th Edition)
Author: Bert Hitchcock - Margaret Kouidis
ISBN 13: 9780321484895
ISBN 10: 321484894
Edition: 8
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2007-10-14
Format: Paperback
Pages: 768
List Price: $120.60

American Short Stories, 8/e is a streamlined anthology that includes "classic" works and contemporary stories that are organized chronologically. Of the sixty selected stories making up this anthology, sixteen are new to the eighth edition and nine of the authors are new. Increased attention is given to the social and cultural contexts in which the short fiction of the United States unfolded. The stories represent a wide range of themes and techniques, forms and types, motifs, tones, and issues.