The Resource Ambrose Bierce and the dance of death, Sharon Talley

Ambrose Bierce and the dance of death, Sharon Talley

Label
Ambrose Bierce and the dance of death
Title
Ambrose Bierce and the dance of death
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Talley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Talley, Sharon
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1097.Z5
LC item number
T34 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bierce, Ambrose
  • Death in literature
  • Fear of death in literature
  • War stories, American
  • War in literature
  • United States
Label
Ambrose Bierce and the dance of death, Sharon Talley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Childhood and the fear of death in the Parenticide Club and "Visions of the Night" -- The failed journey to self-understanding in "The death of Halpin Frayser" -- Sacred to death: tales of terror from In the Midst of Life -- Doubling death: seeking the immortal self in stories from Can such things be? -- Courage and cowardice: facing death in Bierce's early Civil War writings -- Death before dishonor: seasoned soldiers and the burden of heroism -- Collateral damage: civilians and the human cost of war -- Seeking death: tales of suicidal war heroes -- Surviving war: "Phantoms of a blood-stained period" and posttraumatic stress disorder -- Bierce's final dance of death
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 160 p.
Isbn
9781572336803
Lccn
20090106 00
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317067979
  • (OCoLC)317067979
Label
Ambrose Bierce and the dance of death, Sharon Talley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Childhood and the fear of death in the Parenticide Club and "Visions of the Night" -- The failed journey to self-understanding in "The death of Halpin Frayser" -- Sacred to death: tales of terror from In the Midst of Life -- Doubling death: seeking the immortal self in stories from Can such things be? -- Courage and cowardice: facing death in Bierce's early Civil War writings -- Death before dishonor: seasoned soldiers and the burden of heroism -- Collateral damage: civilians and the human cost of war -- Seeking death: tales of suicidal war heroes -- Surviving war: "Phantoms of a blood-stained period" and posttraumatic stress disorder -- Bierce's final dance of death
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 160 p.
Isbn
9781572336803
Lccn
20090106 00
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317067979
  • (OCoLC)317067979

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