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An edition of Cormac McCarthy's The road (2011)

Bloom's Guides: Cormac McCarthy's The Road

Comprehensive Research & Study Guides

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148

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Bloom's Guides: Cormac McCarthy's The Road: Comprehensive Research & Study Guides
2011, Bloom's Literary Criticism
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New York

Table of Contents

Introduction
Biographical sketch
The story behind the story
List of characters
Summary and analysis
Critical views: Todd Shy on The road, The book of Job, and questions about evil
Thomas A. Carlson on McCarthy's existential themes
Carl James Grindley on the novel's setting
Alex Hunt and Martin M. Jacobsen on the image of the sun
Barbara Bennett on the image of fire and references to Yeats's poetry
Shelly Rambo on the theme of redemption
Ashley Kunsa on style in The road
Thomas H. Schaub on allusion, style, and the theme of storytelling
John Jurgensen on the backstory to The road
Rune Graulund on the desert setting
Works by Cormac McCarthy
Annotated bibliography
Contributors.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Bloom's guides
Other Titles
Road

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813/.54
Library of Congress
PS3563.C337 R6333 2011, PS3563.C337R6333

The Physical Object

Pagination
148 p. ;
Number of pages
148

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25161863M
Internet Archive
cormacmccarthysr0000unse
ISBN 10
1617530026
ISBN 13
9781617530029
LC Control Number
2011000289
OCLC/WorldCat
679924684

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