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A World of Fiction

Digital Collections and the Future of Literary History

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Published by University of Michigan Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatCloth
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Open LibraryOL26443533M
ISBN 10978-0-472-13085-6

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This expanded series (Level 1: High Intermediate; Level 2: Advanced) is designed to help students sharpen /5(14). Apr 10,  · Though it may be a popular genre, only a select few historical fiction books about World War II truly capture the nuance and danger of that period of time in our world’s history.

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The enduring Cold War tensions ensured these novels kept on coming but the last 10 years has also seen notable novels like The Road by Cormac McCarthy, which won a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and the popular City of Ember young adult series by Jeanne DuPrau.Jul 15,  · I posted this on Book Talk, but maybe I'll get a better response here.

I'm looking for historical fiction about WWI, but books that encompass the history that brought it to that point, not the death of the Archduke whatever. I'm also not interested in .