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The Oxford book of American short stories, edited by Joyce Carol Oates

Label
The Oxford book of American short stories
Title
The Oxford book of American short stories
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joyce Carol Oates
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In The Oxford Book of American Short Stories, Joyce Carol Oates offers a sweeping survey of American short fiction, in a collection of nearly sixty tales that combines classic works with many "different, unexpected" gems, and that invites readers to explore a wealth of important pieces by women and minority writers
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0108
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PS648.S5
  • PS648.S5
LC item number
  • O94 2012
  • O94 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Oates, Joyce Carol
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Short stories, American
Label
The Oxford book of American short stories, edited by Joyce Carol Oates
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
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 Ghost in the Mill
  • Filthy with Things
  • T.C. Boyle
  • Today Will Be a Quiet Day
  • Amy Hempel
  • Fleur
  • Louise Erdrich
  • The Drowned Life
  • Jeffrey Ford
  • Children as Enemies
  • Ha Jin
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • How to Become a Writer
  • Lorrie Moore
  • Good People
  • David Foster Wallace
  • Mercy
  • Pinckney Benedict
  • Hell-Heaven
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Edison, New Jersey
  • Junot Diaz
  • The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids
  • Herman Melville
  • Cannibalism in the Cars
  • Samuel Clemens
  • The Middle Years
  • Henry James
  • A White Heron
  • Sarah Orne Jewett
  • Rip Van Winkle
  • The Storm
  • Kate Chopin
  • Old Woman Magoun
  • Mary e. Wilkins Freeman
  • The Sheriff's Children
  • Charles Chesnutt
  • The Yellow Wallpaper
  • Charlotte E Perkins Gilman
  • A Journey
  • Edith Wharton
  • Washington Irving
  • The Little Regiment
  • Stephen Crane
  • A Death in the Desert
  • Willa Cather
  • The Strength of God
  • Sherwood Anderson
  • In a Far Country
  • Jack London
  • The Girl with a Pimply Face
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Peter Rugg, the Missing Man
  • The Rats in the Walls
  • H.P. Lovecraft
  • Blood-Burning Moon
  • Jean Toomer
  • An Alcoholic Case
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • That Evening Sun
  • William Faulkner
  • Hills Like White Elephants
  • Ernest Hemingway
  • William Austin
  • Red-Headed Baby
  • Langston Hughes
  • The Man Who Was Almost a Man
  • Richard Wright
  • A Bottle of Milk for Mother
  • Nelson Algren
  • Where Is the Voice Coming From?
  • Eudora Welty
  • A Distant Episode
  • Paul Bowles
  • The Wives of the Dead
  • The Country Husband
  • John Cheever
  • Battle Royal
  • Ralph Ellison
  • My Son the Murderer
  • Bernard Malamud
  • The Lottery
  • Shirley Jackson
  • There Will Come Soft Rains
  • Ray Bradbury
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Sonny's Blues
  • James Baldwin
  • A Late Encounter with the Enemy
  • Flannery O'Connor
  • The Shawl
  • Cynthia Ozark
  • The School
  • Donald Barthelme
  • The Persistence of Desire
  • John Updike
  • The Tell-Tale Heart
  • Defender of the Faith
  • Philip Roth
  • The Mud Below
  • Annie Proulx
  • Are These Actual Miles?
  • Raymond Carver
  • Heat
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Child Screams and Looks Back at You
  • Russell Banks
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Give It Up for Billy
  • Edmund White
  • Under the Radar
  • Richard Ford
  • Hunters in the Snow
  • Tobias Wolff
  • The Things They Carried
  • Tim O'Brien
  • The Reach
  • Stephen King
Control code
ocn777771923
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 873 pages
Isbn
9780199744398
Lccn
2012012423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)777771923
Label
The Oxford book of American short stories, edited by Joyce Carol Oates
Publication
Note
Includes index
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 Ghost in the Mill
  • Filthy with Things
  • T.C. Boyle
  • Today Will Be a Quiet Day
  • Amy Hempel
  • Fleur
  • Louise Erdrich
  • The Drowned Life
  • Jeffrey Ford
  • Children as Enemies
  • Ha Jin
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • How to Become a Writer
  • Lorrie Moore
  • Good People
  • David Foster Wallace
  • Mercy
  • Pinckney Benedict
  • Hell-Heaven
  • Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Edison, New Jersey
  • Junot Diaz
  • The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids
  • Herman Melville
  • Cannibalism in the Cars
  • Samuel Clemens
  • The Middle Years
  • Henry James
  • A White Heron
  • Sarah Orne Jewett
  • Rip Van Winkle
  • The Storm
  • Kate Chopin
  • Old Woman Magoun
  • Mary e. Wilkins Freeman
  • The Sheriff's Children
  • Charles Chesnutt
  • The Yellow Wallpaper
  • Charlotte E Perkins Gilman
  • A Journey
  • Edith Wharton
  • Washington Irving
  • The Little Regiment
  • Stephen Crane
  • A Death in the Desert
  • Willa Cather
  • The Strength of God
  • Sherwood Anderson
  • In a Far Country
  • Jack London
  • The Girl with a Pimply Face
  • William Carlos Williams
  • Peter Rugg, the Missing Man
  • The Rats in the Walls
  • H.P. Lovecraft
  • Blood-Burning Moon
  • Jean Toomer
  • An Alcoholic Case
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • That Evening Sun
  • William Faulkner
  • Hills Like White Elephants
  • Ernest Hemingway
  • William Austin
  • Red-Headed Baby
  • Langston Hughes
  • The Man Who Was Almost a Man
  • Richard Wright
  • A Bottle of Milk for Mother
  • Nelson Algren
  • Where Is the Voice Coming From?
  • Eudora Welty
  • A Distant Episode
  • Paul Bowles
  • The Wives of the Dead
  • The Country Husband
  • John Cheever
  • Battle Royal
  • Ralph Ellison
  • My Son the Murderer
  • Bernard Malamud
  • The Lottery
  • Shirley Jackson
  • There Will Come Soft Rains
  • Ray Bradbury
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Sonny's Blues
  • James Baldwin
  • A Late Encounter with the Enemy
  • Flannery O'Connor
  • The Shawl
  • Cynthia Ozark
  • The School
  • Donald Barthelme
  • The Persistence of Desire
  • John Updike
  • The Tell-Tale Heart
  • Defender of the Faith
  • Philip Roth
  • The Mud Below
  • Annie Proulx
  • Are These Actual Miles?
  • Raymond Carver
  • Heat
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Child Screams and Looks Back at You
  • Russell Banks
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Give It Up for Billy
  • Edmund White
  • Under the Radar
  • Richard Ford
  • Hunters in the Snow
  • Tobias Wolff
  • The Things They Carried
  • Tim O'Brien
  • The Reach
  • Stephen King
Control code
ocn777771923
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 873 pages
Isbn
9780199744398
Lccn
2012012423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)777771923

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