Beloved (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

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Spark Publishing?s Literature Guides are celebrating their 5th Anniversary!  To celebrate this, we?re giving our TOP 50 a revamp...

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Overview

Spark Publishing’s Literature Guides are celebrating their 5th Anniversary!  To celebrate this, we’re giving our TOP 50 a revamp by adding some exciting new features.

 

There will be sixteen pages devoted to writing a literary essay including:

  • Glossary of literary terms,
  • Step by step tutoring on how to write a literary essay
  • Feature on how not to plagiarized.
 

Each book will also include an A+ Essay; an actual literary essay written about the Spark-ed book, to show students how an essay should be written.

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Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster. Geared to what today's students need to know, SparkNotes provides chapter-by-chapter analysis; explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols; and a review quiz and essay topics. Lively and accessible, these guides are perfect for late-night studying and writing papers.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781411487383
  • Publisher: Spark Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/11/2007
  • Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
  • Format: Spark Note
  • Sales rank: 447,009
  • Ships to U.S.and APO/FPO addresses only.

Table of Contents

Context 1
Plot Overview 3
Character List 7
Analysis of Major Characters 11
Sethe 11
Denver 12
Beloved 12
Themes, Motifs & Symbols 15
Slavery's Destruction of Identity 15
The Importance of Community Solidarity 16
The Powers and Limits of Language 17
The Supernatural 18
Allusions to Christianity 18
The Color Red 18
Trees 19
The Tin Tobacco Box 19
Summary & Analysis 21
Part 1: Chapter 1 21
Part 1: Chapters 2-3 24
Part 1: Chapters 4-6 27
Part 1: Chapters 7-8 31
Part 1: Chapters 9-11 33
Part 1: Chapters 12-14 37
Part 1: Chapters 15-18 39
Part 2: Chapter 19 43
Part 2: Chapters 20-23 46
Part 2: Chapters 24-25 50
Part 3: Chapter 26 52
Part 3: Chapters 27-28 55
Important Quotations Explained 58
Key Facts 62
Study Questions & Essay Topics 65
Study Questions 65
Suggested Essay Topics 68
Review & Resources 69
Quiz 69
Suggestions for Further Reading 74
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 26, 2011

    Do Not Purchase if Time Sensitive

    These were supposed to be emailed within 5 minutes, were not emailed until 48 hours later...was told I would receive a refund, still waiting!! TERRIBLE CUSTOMER SERVICE!!

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