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Name

Literature Resource Center

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Description

Biographies, bibliographies, and critical analysis of more than 120,000 literary figures from all time periods in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, etc. Full-text, excerpted, and commissioned essays. Explanations and overviews of prominent literary works. Links to about 5,000 Web sites on major authors and their works. Timeline placing literature within historical context. 2,300 author portraits. Search by author, title, genre, literary movement or theme.

Availability

Requires a JCLC card.
Full Text Available.
Remote Access Available.

Subjects

Biography
Books, Literature & Writers

Audience

High School
Adults

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