Disinherited

Disinherited

by Jack Conroy
     
 

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Douglas Wixson's introduction to this new edition of Conroy's classic provides biographical information on the aspects of Conroy's life that influenced his writings, explores the socialist movement of the 1930s, and examines the critical reaction to the novel, showing why The Disinherited has endured both as historical document and as fiction.See more details below

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Douglas Wixson's introduction to this new edition of Conroy's classic provides biographical information on the aspects of Conroy's life that influenced his writings, explores the socialist movement of the 1930s, and examines the critical reaction to the novel, showing why The Disinherited has endured both as historical document and as fiction.

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The great proletarian/depression novel, with the late Conroy's (1898-1990) introduction to the 1982 edition, and a new introduction by Douglas Wixson which provides biographical information, explores the socialist movement of the 1930s, and examines the critical reaction to the novel. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780837604268
Publisher:
Bentley Publishers
Publication date:
04/28/1979
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
310
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.90(d)

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