eBook Contemporary Authors New Revision Series: A Bio-Bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Non-Fiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, & Other Fields

  • Volume 197
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  • ISBN-10: 1414456786
  • ISBN-13: 9781414456782
  • DDC: 809
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2010, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released February 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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About

Overview

In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors® New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world's most-popular authors. These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors® entries.

Features and Benefits

  • Softcover cumulative index published twice per year (included in subscription) contains references to all entries in the series as well as in other Gale literature reference works.
  • Sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors entries.

What's New

  • Sketches typically include personal information, contact information, career history, writings, adaptations, biographical and critical sources, and informative essays about authors' lives and works.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414439679 | ISBN-13: 9781414439679

Reviews

"Everything about this series, from the quality of the physical volumes to the currentness and professionalism of the entries, suggests that it is a must for any serious library's reference collection." -- ARBA (American Reference Books Annual) 1999

— ARBA

"I am struck by the tremendous amount of work and energy spent on writing my literary biography. I learned about the existence of many reviews of my work and articles which had escaped my attention." -- Czeslaw Milosz, poet/novelist

— other than publication

"Gale Research books are always carefully and intelligently edited, and I am sure that the next of Contemporary Authors will be no exception." -- Thomas Berger, author

— other than publication

"I was astonished and amazed by the excellence and completeness of your information about me, both the quoted reviews and your own 'Sidelights' interview. I had no idea such an archive existed." -- Shana Alexander, author and journalist

— other than publication

Table of Contents

Preface.
CA Numbering System and Volume Update Chart.
Authors and Media People Featured in This Volume.
Author Listings.

Products Included

Contemporary Authors New Revision Series: A Bio-Bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Non-Fiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, & Other Fields, Volume 197  (ISBN-10: 1414439679 | ISBN-13: 9781414439679)

In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors® New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world’s most-popular authors. These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors® entries.

Price: $362.00

Contemporary Authors New Revision Series: A Bio-Bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Non-Fiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, & Other Fields, Volume 197  (ISBN-10: 1414439679 | ISBN-13: 9781414439679)

In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors® New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world’s most-popular authors. These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors® entries.

Price: $362.00