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The Resource The complete review guide to contemporary world fiction, [compiled by] M.A. Orthofer

The complete review guide to contemporary world fiction, [compiled by] M.A. Orthofer

Label
The complete review guide to contemporary world fiction
Title
The complete review guide to contemporary world fiction
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] M.A. Orthofer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This user-friendly resource is the perfect reference for English-language readers who are eager to explore fiction from around the world. Profiling hundreds of titles and authors from 1945 to today, with an emphasis on fiction published in the past two decades, this guide introduces the styles, trends, and genres of the world's literatures, from Scandinavian crime thrillers and cutting-edge Chinese works to Latin American narco-fiction and award-winning French novels. The book's critical selection of titles defines the arc of a country's literary development. Entries illuminate the fiction of individual nations, cultures, and peoples, while concise biographies sketch the careers of noteworthy authors. Compiled by M. A. Orthofer, an avid book reviewer and the founder of the literary review site the Complete Review, this reference is perfect for readers who wish to expand their reading choices and knowledge of contemporary world fiction
Dewey number
809.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3491
LC item number
.C626 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ortlepp, Gunar
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  • Fiction
  • Fiction
Label
The complete review guide to contemporary world fiction, [compiled by] M.A. Orthofer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Europe -- France, Belgium, and Switzerland -- Spain and Portugal -- Italy -- Greece -- Germany, Austria, and Switzerland -- Netherlands and Belgium -- Scandinavia -- Baltic States -- Eastern Europe I -- Eastern Europe II -- Russia, Soviet Union, and Central Asia -- United Kingdom and Ireland -- Sub-Saharan Africa -- Southern Africa -- Central Africa -- East Africa -- West Africa -- Lusophone Africa -- North Africa, Middle East, And Turkey -- Arabic-Speaking Countries -- Israel -- Turkey -- Iran and Afghanistan -- Asia -- Indian Subcontinent -- Southeast Asia I -- Southeast Asia II -- China, Tibet, and Taiwan -- Japan -- South Korea and North Korea -- Oceania -- Australia, New Zealand, and South Pacific -- Latin America -- Brazil -- South America -- Mexico and Central America -- Caribbean -- North America -- United States and Canada
Control code
000055599402
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 483 pages
Isbn
9780231146746
Lccn
##2015034501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)729347667
Label
The complete review guide to contemporary world fiction, [compiled by] M.A. Orthofer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Europe -- France, Belgium, and Switzerland -- Spain and Portugal -- Italy -- Greece -- Germany, Austria, and Switzerland -- Netherlands and Belgium -- Scandinavia -- Baltic States -- Eastern Europe I -- Eastern Europe II -- Russia, Soviet Union, and Central Asia -- United Kingdom and Ireland -- Sub-Saharan Africa -- Southern Africa -- Central Africa -- East Africa -- West Africa -- Lusophone Africa -- North Africa, Middle East, And Turkey -- Arabic-Speaking Countries -- Israel -- Turkey -- Iran and Afghanistan -- Asia -- Indian Subcontinent -- Southeast Asia I -- Southeast Asia II -- China, Tibet, and Taiwan -- Japan -- South Korea and North Korea -- Oceania -- Australia, New Zealand, and South Pacific -- Latin America -- Brazil -- South America -- Mexico and Central America -- Caribbean -- North America -- United States and Canada
Control code
000055599402
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 483 pages
Isbn
9780231146746
Lccn
##2015034501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)729347667

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