Jaroslav HaA?ek: A Study of Svejk and the Short Stories

Jaroslav HaA?ek: A Study of Svejk and the Short Stories

by Cecil Parrott

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521136778
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 02/25/2010
Series: Major European Authors Series
Pages: 244
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. The individual and the giant power; 2. The oppressor's shame; 3. Hašek as a journalist and short story writer; 4. The origins. Three Švejks or one?; 5. The characters in the book - Švejk himself; 6. The other characters: the Army; 7. Structure and form; 8. The controversy; 9. Were the critics right?; Notes; Appendices 1-3; Bibliography; Index.

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