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Survival: A Thematic Guide to Canadian Literature (List)

Margaret. Atwood

When first published in 1972, Survival was considered the most startling book ever written about Canadian literature. Since then, it has continued to be read and taught, and it continues to shape the way Canadians look at themselves. Distinguished... (read more)

Readers from Magazines
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Humor in Uniform: Funny True Stories about Life in the Military

Readers Digest

Reader’s Digest simplifies and enriches consumers’ lives by discovering and expertly selecting the most interesting ideas, stories, experiences and products in health, home, family, food, finance and humor. Our portfolio of products includes... (read more)

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There Was a Young Man from Nantucket: 1,001 Lewd Limericks Guaranteed to Amuse and Offend

Ronald Stanza

Here now is a steamy collection  Of limericks rare. Each selection  Will run for five lines,  Contain marvelous rhymes—  Detailing sex acts of subtle complexion.  Some readers may think that its crude  To offer for sale... (read more)

Asian Literature
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Ready-made Life : Early Masters of Korean Fiction (98 Edition)

Kim Chong-un (ed.)

A Ready-Made Life is the first volume of early modern Korean fiction to appear in English in the U.S. Written between 1921 and 1943, the sixteen stories are an excellent introduction to the riches of modern Korean fiction. They reveal a variety of... (read more)

Russian Literature
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Russian Short Stories from Pushkin to Buida

Robert Chandler

For fans of fairy tales and the literary supernatural: a unique collection of Russian short stories from the last 200 years In these folk tales, young women go on long and perilous quests, wicked stepmothers turn children into geese, and tsars ask... (read more)

Beat Writers
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Nisa: The Life and Words of a !Kung Woman

Marjorie Shostak

This classic paperback is available once again — and exclusively — from Harvard University Press. This book is the story of the life of Nisa, a member of the !Kung tribe of hunter-gatherers from southern Africa's Kalahari desert. Told in... (read more)

Norton Anthologies
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The Norton Anthology of American Literature

Nina Baym

Under Nina Baym's direction, the editors have considered afresh each selection and all the apparatus to make the anthology an even better teaching tool.... (read more)

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American Lives: A Reader (American Lives)

Alicia Christensen

Memoirs are as varied as human emotion and experience, and those published in the distinguished American Lives Series run the gamut. Excerpted from this series (called “splendid” by Newsweek) and collected here for the first time, these... (read more)

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