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By Reingard M. Nischik

Merging chosen methods to Comparative North American reports with exact textual analyses, this ebook reports works of writers as different as Ernest Hemingway, Joyce Carol Oates, Tim O'Brien, and Margaret Atwood. issues contain comparative methods to the North American modernist brief tale, narratives of the Canada-US border, and North American reports of Atwood's novels. 

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