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  • The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Asian American Literature [Three Volumes]by GUIYOU HUANG

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 420.00

    Asian American literature dates back to the close of the 19th century, and during the years following World War II it significantly expanded in volume and diversity. Monumental in scope, this encyclopedia surveys Asian American literature from its origins through 2007. Included are more than 270 alphabetically arranged entries on writers, major works,... more...

  • Mathilda Savitchby Victor Lodato; Grete Osterwald

    C.H. Beck 2010; US$ 12.95

    Mathilda Savitch ist nicht gerade ängstlich. Sie zieht es vor, sich direkt den Dingen zu stellen, die andere nicht einmal zur Sprache bringen können. Etwa der Tatsache, dass ihre geliebte ältere Schwester tot ist, vor einen Zug gestoßen wurde von einem Mann, der nie gefasst wurde. Dennoch ist sie trotz aller Bemühungen... more...

  • Heights of the Marvelousby Todd Colby

    St. Martin's Press 2000; US$ 8.99

    In the cutting-edge manner and method of Verses that Hurt and Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poet's Café , this anthology gathers recent work by many of New York City's most daring young poets. Contributors to this eclectic, exhilarating collection include Jordan Davis, Maggie Estep, Mimi Goese, Kenneth Goldsmith, Sharon Mesmer, Lee Ranaldo,... more...

  • Emerson and Thoreauby Joel Myerson

    Cambridge University Press 1992; US$ 52.00

    This book represents the first comprehensive collection of contemporary reviews of the writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau. more...

  • The Twentieth-Century American Fiction Handbookby Christopher MacGowan

    Wiley 2010; US$ 35.95

    This student-friendly handbook provides an engaging overview of American fiction over the twentieth century, with entries on the important historical contexts and central issues, as well as the major texts and writers. Provides extensive coverage of short stories and short story writers as well as novels and novelists Discusses the cultural contexts... more...

  • The Vintage Book of African American Poetryby Michael S. Harper; Anthony Walton

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 17.00

    In The Vintage Book of African American Poetry , editors Michael S. Harper and Anthony Walton present the definitive collection of black verse in the United States--200 years of vision, struggle, power, beauty, and triumph from 52 outstanding poets. From the neoclassical stylings of slave-born Phillis Wheatley to the wistful lyricism of Paul Lawrence... more...

  • Maggie: A Girl of the Streetsby Harold Bloom

    Infobase Publishing 2004; US$ 36.00

    - Comprehensive reading and study guides for some of the world's most important literary masterpieces. - Concise critical excerpts provide a scholarly overview of each work. - "The Story Behind the Story" details the conditions under which the work was written. - Each book includes a biographical sketch of the author, a descriptive list... more...

  • Ernest Hemingwayby Harold Bloom

    Infobase Publishing 2011; US$ 54.00

    Considered one of the greatest American novelists of the 20th century, Ernest Hemingway composed many classic works, including The Sun Also Rises, For Whom the Bell Tolls, and A Farewell to Arms, earning the Nobel Prize in Literature for his efforts. This new edition also appraises Hemingway's acclaimed short fiction, such as "Hills Like White... more...

  • Der chinesische Immobilienmarkt. Entwicklungsphasen, Tendenzen, Potenzialeby Katja Henschke

    Diplomica Verlag 2006; US$ 69.39

    Hauptbeschreibung Für das kapitalistische Wirtschaftssystem wird der Handel mit Gebäuden und Grundstücken als ein Indikator für das ökonomische Entwicklungsniveau eines Landes angesehen. Zentrales Anliegen dieser Arbeit ist die Klärung der Fragestellung, ob sich unter den in der Volksrepublik China gegebenen Bedingungen der zentralen Planwirtschaft... more...

  • Die vielen Leben der Paula Foxby Bernadette Conrad

    C.H. Beck 2011; US$ 14.81

    Alles begann mit einem eher erfolglosen Künstlerpaar, das sein Kind kurz nach der Geburt weggab: Für Paula Fox war 1923 ein Findelhaus in Manhattan die erste Station einer dramatischen Lebensreise, die sie in den folgenden zwanzig Jahren zu wechselnden Orten und Ersatzeltern einmal quer durch Amerika führen sollte. Viel später entstand aus dem verstörenden... more...