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The Resource Memoir : a history, Ben Yagoda

Memoir : a history, Ben Yagoda

Label
Memoir : a history
Title
Memoir
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Ben Yagoda
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An analysis of the memoir as a literary art form considers stories written by some of the world's most famous contributors while examining the controversial nature of the fraudulent memoir and its role in shaping collective memories
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336446
Cataloging source
DLC
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Yagoda, Ben
Dewey number
809/.93592
Index
index present
LC call number
CT25
LC item number
.Y34 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Autobiography
Target audience
adult
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a history
Label
Memoir : a history, Ben Yagoda
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([275]-279) and index
Contents
Author's note: by way of definition -- Memoir nation [crossed out] universe -- Before memoir : chronicles and confessions -- These autobiographical times of ours -- The United States of autobiography -- Interlude : truth, memory, and autobiography -- Eminent Victorian autobiography -- One hundred percent Americans -- Modernists and movie stars -- Looking on the bright side, mainly : mid-century memoirs -- Songs of myself -- Truth and consequences
Control code
ocn311778318
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
291 p.
Isbn
9781594488863
Lccn
2009030859
System control number
(OCoLC)311778318
Label
Memoir : a history, Ben Yagoda
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([275]-279) and index
Contents
Author's note: by way of definition -- Memoir nation [crossed out] universe -- Before memoir : chronicles and confessions -- These autobiographical times of ours -- The United States of autobiography -- Interlude : truth, memory, and autobiography -- Eminent Victorian autobiography -- One hundred percent Americans -- Modernists and movie stars -- Looking on the bright side, mainly : mid-century memoirs -- Songs of myself -- Truth and consequences
Control code
ocn311778318
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
291 p.
Isbn
9781594488863
Lccn
2009030859
System control number
(OCoLC)311778318

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