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Ready Reference Treatise: Woyzeck
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
“Woyzeck” by Georg Buchner was first published in 1879. The author had left it incomplete when he died, but several writers, editors, and translators finished the play after the death of the playwright.
"Wild Duck" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Several critics consider “Wild Duck” as Henrik Ibsen’s masterpiece. The play very skillfully recounts the fatal effects of what Ibsen termed the ‘life lie,’ some kinds of delusions which a person needs to escape from the harsh reality which is intolerable for the person.
Literature Help: Long Day's Journey Into Night
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The action of the play covers the time period of one day from morning till midnight in the month of Augusts 1912. The play is set at the seaside Connecticut home of the Tyrones.
Literature Companion: Roots
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around Kunta Kinte, who happens to be an eighteenth century African. He is captured as an adolescent and then sold as a slave in the United States.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the King's Horseman
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The incident had taken place in Nigeria during the British colonial rule. There was an important native chief who was going to commit ritual suicide, but he was prevented from doing so by the colonial authorities.
Literature Help: Annie John
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The novel deals with several significant issues such as mother-daughter relationships, racism, lesbianism, education, depression, and the conflict between the modern medicine and the medicine based on the native superstitious knowledge.
Literature Help: Glengarry Glen Ross
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play covers the time period of two days. The story revolves around the parts of two days in the lives of four very desperate real estate salesmen from Chicago.
Instant Study Skills - How to Study Instantly!
Series: INSTANT Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Quick Guide: No Exit
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The play revolves around the description of the afterlife. Three deceased characters are punished in their afterlife. Those characters are being locked into a room, in Hell, together till eternity.
"She Stoops to Conquer" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
“She Stoops to Conquer” is known for its enduring appeal. There are only few plays that have remained popular even today, and “She Stoops to Conquer” is one such play. Even today, the play is regularly performed.
Literature Companion: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play includes a series of poetic monologues. These monologues are accompanied by music and dance movements. This form of performance was coined by Shame as the Choreopoem.
Ready Reference Treatise: Cloud Nine
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The first act of the play is set in British colonial Africa in the Victorian era, and the second act is set in a London park in 2979. The time period between these two acts is twenty-five years which pass for the characters of the play.
Ready Reference Treatise: Walk Two Moons
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Sharon Creech had originally intended to write it as a follow-up to her earlier novel “Absolutely Normal Chaos,” but when she began writing the novel, her idea changed.
Literature Help: Seize the Day
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The book was written in 1950s which was a kind of formative period during which the middle class in the United States was being created.
Literature Companion: Sula
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Unlike the experiences of the two black girls in her first novel “The Bluest Eye,” “Sula” also describes the experiences of the girls when they grow into adulthood.
Literature Companion: Spring Awakening
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / German
The play primarily criticizes the sexually-oppressive culture that prevailed in the 19th century in Germany. Erotic fantasies have been very skillfully dramatized in this play.
Quick Guide: The Sound of Waves
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Romance » General
It is a coming-of-age novel that describes Shinji’s development into a mature person and his romance with Hatsue who happens to be the daughter of a rich ship owner Terukichi.
TOEFL High Score Guide - 64 Important Rules You Must Know To Achieve A High Score!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Sanbrook Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Do you need a high score on the TOEFL exam? Are you feeling nervous because you don't know how to achieve the score you need? TOEFL High Score Guide gives you 64 simple but proven rules that will help you achieve those extra points that make a big difference.
Literature Help: Snow Falling on Cedars
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
It is said that while the author was writing the book, he was a teacher. He wrote this novel in the early morning hours over the period of ten years. It was a very slowly written novel, but it is one of the best modern works of literature.
Ready Reference Treatise: Shantaram
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The story revolves around a convicted Australian bank robber and heroin addict. That convict happens to have escaped from Pentridge Prison and reached Bombay, India.