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Owen Wister and the West

Owen Wister and the West( )
Author: Scharnhorst, Gary
Series title:The Oklahoma Western Biographies Ser.
ISBN:978-0-8061-4675-1
Publication Date:Mar 2015
Publisher:University of Oklahoma Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

More than any other pioneer of the genre, Owen Wister turned the Western into a form of social and political critique, touching on such issues as race, the environment, women's rights, and immigration. In Owen Wister and the West, a biographical-literary account of Wister's life and writings, Gary Scharnhorst shows how the West shaped Wister's career and ideas, even as he lived and worked in the East.

Book Details
Pages:280
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / American / General
Biography & Autobiography / Literary Figures
Literary Criticism / American / Regional
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.8 Inches
Book Weight:1.02 Pounds



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