The Resource The heroic ideal in American literature, [by] Theodore L. Gross

The heroic ideal in American literature, [by] Theodore L. Gross

Label
The heroic ideal in American literature
Title
The heroic ideal in American literature
Statement of responsibility
[by] Theodore L. Gross
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Subject
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Language
eng
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Gross, Theodore L
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Washington, Booker T
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Mailer, Norman
  • James, Henry
  • Fisher, Rudolph
  • Salinger, J. D.
  • Du Bois, W. E. B.
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott
  • Toomer, Jean
  • Page, Thomas Nelson
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Simms, William Gilmore
  • Baldwin, James
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Melville, Herman
  • Wright, Richard
  • Baldwin, James
  • Du Bois, W. E. B.
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Fisher, Rudolph
  • Fitzgerald, F. Scott
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Hughes, Langston
  • James, Henry
  • Mailer, Norman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Page, Thomas Nelson
  • Salinger, J. D.
  • Simms, William Gilmore
  • Toomer, Jean
  • Washington, Booker T
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Wright, Richard
  • American literature
  • Heroes in literature
  • Literatur
  • Held
  • American literature
  • Heroes in literature
  • USA
Label
The heroic ideal in American literature, [by] Theodore L. Gross
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Southern hero:
  • The code of Southern heroism
  • William Gilmore Simms and the antebellum writers
  • Thomas Nelson Page and the postbellum writers
  • Twentieth-century criticism and literature
  • 3.
  • The Black hero:
  • The idealism of Negro literature
  • The two traditions: Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois
  • The Negro awakening: Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer, Rudolph Fisher, and others
  • 1.
  • The major authors: Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin
  • Contemporary Negro literature
  • 4.
  • The disenchanted hero:
  • Introductory: the twentieth century
  • Ernest Hemingway: the renunciation of America
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald: the hero in retrospect
  • 5.
  • The Quixotic hero:
  • Saul Bellow: the victim and the hero
  • The Emersonian hero:
  • J.D. Salinger: suicide and survival in the modern world
  • Norman Mailer: the quest for heroism
  • Under the shadow of our swords: Emerson and the heroic ideal
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne: the absurdity of heroism
  • Herman Melville: the nature of authority
  • Walt Whitman: the putative hero
  • Henry James: the illusion of freedom
  • 2.
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 304 pages
Lccn
72142366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00128882
  • (OCoLC)ocm00128882
Label
The heroic ideal in American literature, [by] Theodore L. Gross
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Southern hero:
  • The code of Southern heroism
  • William Gilmore Simms and the antebellum writers
  • Thomas Nelson Page and the postbellum writers
  • Twentieth-century criticism and literature
  • 3.
  • The Black hero:
  • The idealism of Negro literature
  • The two traditions: Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois
  • The Negro awakening: Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer, Rudolph Fisher, and others
  • 1.
  • The major authors: Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin
  • Contemporary Negro literature
  • 4.
  • The disenchanted hero:
  • Introductory: the twentieth century
  • Ernest Hemingway: the renunciation of America
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald: the hero in retrospect
  • 5.
  • The Quixotic hero:
  • Saul Bellow: the victim and the hero
  • The Emersonian hero:
  • J.D. Salinger: suicide and survival in the modern world
  • Norman Mailer: the quest for heroism
  • Under the shadow of our swords: Emerson and the heroic ideal
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne: the absurdity of heroism
  • Herman Melville: the nature of authority
  • Walt Whitman: the putative hero
  • Henry James: the illusion of freedom
  • 2.
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 304 pages
Lccn
72142366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00128882
  • (OCoLC)ocm00128882

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