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Dunsterville, Major-General L. C. - The Adventures of Dunsterforce, ebook

The Adventures of Dunsterforce

Dunsterville, Major-General L. C.


Small and ill-supplied, Dunsterforce made up for its lack of numbers with the personal dash of its commander, (who had already been immortalised in literature as 'Stalky' in Rudyard Kipling's public school tales, 'Stalky & Co' based on Kipling's boyhood with Dunsterville

Felski, Rita - Uses of Literature, ebook

Uses of Literature

Felski, Rita


Uses of Literature bridges the gap between literary theory and common-sense beliefs about why we read literature.
Explores the diverse motives and mysteries of why we readOffers four different ways of thinking about why we read literature - for recognition,

Olsen, Stein Haugom - From Text to Literature, ebook

From Text to Literature

Olsen, Stein Haugom


The Concept of Literature: an Institutional Account
Stein Haugom Olsen
3. Aesthetic Experience and a Belletristic Definition of Literature
Paisley Livingston
4. Art, Literature and Value
Lars-Olof Åhlberg
5. Components of Literariness: Readings

Rudrum, David - Literature and Philosophy, ebook

Literature and Philosophy

Rudrum, David


Introduction — Literature and Philosophy: The Contemporary Interface
David Rudrum
Part I. Encounters with Literature in French Philosophy
2. First Lessons: Gilles Deleuze and the Concept of Literature

Gray, Richard - A History of American Literature, ebook

A History of American Literature

Gray, Richard


Updated throughout and with much new material, A History of American Literature, Second Edition, is the most up-to-date and comprehensive survey available of the myriad forms of American Literature from pre-Columbian times to the present. The most comprehensive

Gray, Richard - A Brief History of American Literature, ebook

A Brief History of American Literature

Gray, Richard


A Brief History of American Literature offers students and general readers a concise and up-to-date history of the full range of American writing from its origins until the present day. Represents the only up-to-date concise history of American

Callery, Mark P. - Handbook of Reoperative General Surgery, ebook

Handbook of Reoperative General Surgery

Callery, Mark P.


The Handbook of Reoperative General Surgery offers a technical overview of one of surgery's greatest challenges-reoperation. Emphasizing the complications of each disease as well as reoperative procedures, this indispensable text is extensively referenced with pertinent current and classical

Bauman, Zygmunt - In Praise of Literature, ebook

In Praise of Literature

Bauman, Zygmunt


In this new book Zygmunt Bauman and Riccardo Mazzeo examine the contentious issue of the relation between literature (and the arts in general) and sociology (or, more generally, a branch of the humanities claiming