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Cold Mountain (SparkNotes Literature Guide) [NOOK Book]

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Cold Mountain (SparkNotes Literature Guide)

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Overview

Literature Guides
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
a review quiz and essay topics
Lively and accessible, these guides are perfect for late-night studying and writing papers.

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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: 9781411474499
  • Publisher: Spark
  • Publication date: 8/12/2014
  • Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 80
  • Sales rank: 759,636
  • File size: 197 KB

Table of Contents

Context 1
Plot Overview 3
Character List 7
Analysis of Major Characters 11
Inman 11
Ada 12
Ruby 13
Themes, Motifs & Symbols 15
Isolation in the Search for Meaning 15
Knowledge and Intuition 15
Seasonal Changes and Rotations 16
The Past 17
The Crow 17
Forked Roads and Crossings 17
Dark-Haired Women 17
Summary & Analysis 19
The Shadow of a Crow 19
The Ground Beneath Her Hands 22
The Color of Despair; Verbs, All of Them Tiring 24
Like any Other Thing, a Gift; Ashes of Roses 27
Exile and Brute Wandering 31
Source and Root 33
To Live Like a Gamecock 36
In Place of the Truth; the Doing of it 39
Freewill Savages; Bride Bed Full of Blood 42
A Satisfied Mind; a Vow to Bear 45
Naught and Grief; Black Bark in Winter 47
Footsteps in the Snow; the Far Side of Trouble 50
Spirits of Crows, Dancing; Epilogue. October of 1874 53
Important Quotations Explained 57
Key Facts 63
Study Questions & Essay Topics 65
Review & Resources 69
Quiz 69
Suggestions for Further Reading 74
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