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Peter Carey free pdf Peter Carey, writer of such celebrated works as "Oscar and Lucinda", the "True History of the Kelly Gang", and "His Illegal Self", is one of Australia's most critically acclaimed novelists. Deeply concerned with South Pacific culture, especially the lives of its most downtrodden citizens, Carey uses popular art as a tool for raising the consciousness of readers. This book provides an introduction to the author's life, as well as a guided overview of his body of work. Designed for the fan and scholar alike, this text features an alphabetized, fully-annotated listing of major terms in the Carey canon, including fictional characters, motifs, historical events, and themes. Additional features include a listing of headwords, a Carey history, 44 reading and writing topics, and bibliographies of primary and secondary sources. A comprehensive index is included.

About Mary Ellen Snodgrass

Award-winning author Mary Ellen Snodgrass has written and compiled over 100 reference works and textbooks on such topics as American literature, mythology, fable, feminism and history, among others. She teaches at Lenoir-Rhyne College in Hickory, North Carolina.

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Author : Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Publisher : McFarland
Data Published : 15 May 2010
ISBN : 0786441526
EAN : 9780786441525
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 355 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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