Race in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
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Published:
Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2009.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
155 pages : ill. ; 23 cm.
Rating:
9-12.
Status:
Hillsboro High - Teen Non-Fiction
813 RAC
McGavock High - Teen Non-Fiction
813 RAC
Description
A classic of American realism for its realistic portrayal of boyhood and of the pre-Civil War South, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn follows a boy escaping an abusive father and a runaway slave, Jim, as they journey down the Mississippi river. This incisive volume looks at race in Mark Twain's classic story, with an eye toward discussing race and racism. Essays discuss the life of the author, the river culture of Twain's time, the language used within the book, and racism in 21st century America. Essays from Toni Morrison, Barack Obama, and Larry Lipman.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780737746167 (hardcover), 0737746165 (hardcover), 9780737746174 (pbk.), 0737746173 (pbk.)

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
This book discusses race relations in Mark Twain's "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Target Audience
9-12.
Target Audience
7.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Johnson, C. D. (2009). Race in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Johnson, Claudia Durst, 1938-. 2009. Race in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Johnson, Claudia Durst, 1938-, Race in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Johnson, Claudia Durst. Race in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2009. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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