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eBook John Jakes : A Critical Companion/Online epub
  • ISBN: 0313326290
  • Author: Mary Ellen Jones
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Subcategory: History & Criticism
  • Publisher: GEM Online (September 30, 2002)
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бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. John Jakes, often called the people's author and godfather of the historical novel, has made American history come to life in his series The Kent Family Chronicles and The North and South Trilogy

бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. John Jakes, often called the people's author and godfather of the historical novel, has made American history come to life in his series The Kent Family Chronicles and The North and South Trilogy. Through these novels, Jakes conveys the sweep of American history, both its glory and its grim scenes, from the American Revolution to the opening moments of the 20th century. Never glossing over the nation's flaws (slavery, materialism, a double-edged Manifest Destiny), Jakes nevertheless affirms American values. This is the first full-length critical.

Mary Ellen Jones astutely covers Jakes' 13 major works and given that Jakes has been dubbed "godfather of the historical .

Mary Ellen Jones astutely covers Jakes' 13 major works and given that Jakes has been dubbed "godfather of the historical novel" assesses his methodology and historic accuracy. All John Jakes fans will love his work. very useful study of this very popular author. -Journal of Popular Culture. Ýa¨ very useful study of this very popular author.

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Home Browse Books Book details, John Jakes: A Critical Companion. John Jakes: A Critical Companion. By Mary Ellen Jones, Kathleen Gregory Klein. Jones also offers an alternative critical perspective from which to read each novel - such as feminist literary criticism, New Historicism, Marxist criticism, and Deconstructionism - that gives the reader an alternative viewpoint from which to consider the novel.

John Jakes: A Critical Companion ਨੂੰ ਆਫ਼ਲਾਈਨ ਪੜ੍ਹਨ, ਉਜਾਗਰ ਕਰਨ, ਬੁੱਕਮਾਰਕ ਕਰਨ ਜਾਂ ਨੋਟ-ਕਥਨ ਲੈਣ ਲਈ ਡਾਊਨਲੋਡ ਕਰੋ। . MARY ELLEN JONES is Director of American Studies and Associate Professor of English at Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio. She is author of The American Frontier (1994), Seeds of Change: Readings on Cultural Exchange after 1492 (1993), and Christopher Columbus and His Legacy (1992).

John Jakes, often called the people's author and godfather of the historical novel, has made American history come to life in his series The Kent Family Chronicles and The North and South Trilogy.

One chapter of the book has the Main and Hazard families, finally at peace, gathering together at the 1876 Centennial Exposition. a b Jones, Mary Ellen (November 30, 1996). The final chapter flashes forward to 1883 when the sons of Charles Main (who by now had become a successful rancher in Texas) and Billy Hazard (who was now a successful land baron in California) enter West Point, just as their fathers did and just as George and Orry did in 1842. The People's Author: The Life of John Jakes". p. 3. ISBN 0-313-29530-1. Retrieved January 7, 2010.

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John Grisham: A Critical Companion Critical companions to popular contemporary writers, ISSN 1082-4979. Издание: иллюстрированное. Greenwood Press, 1997. Владелец оригинала: Мичиганский университет.

John Jakes, often called "the people's author" and "godfather of the historical novel," has made American history come to life in his series The Kent Family Chronicles and The North and South Trilogy. Through these novels, Jakes conveys the sweep of American history, both its glory and its grim scenes, from the American Revolution to the opening moments of the 20th century. Never glossing over the nation's flaws (slavery, materialism, a double-edged Manifest Destiny), Jakes nevertheless affirms American values. This is the first full-length critical study of his work. It examines in detail Jakes' 13 major novels to date and assesses his methods as "America's history teacher."
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