Dictionary of Literary Biography: Chicano Writers, Third Series

  • Series Name: Dictionary of Literary Biography Series
  • Volume 209
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  • ISBN-10: 0787631035
  • ISBN-13: 9780787631031
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 2.75 lbs ( 1.25 kgs)
  • 456 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • © 1999 | Published
  • Newer Edition Available

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This award-winning multi-volume series is dedicated to making literature and its creators better understood and more accessible to students and interested readers, while satisfying the standards of librarians, teachers and scholars. Dictionary of Literary Biography provides reliable information in an easily comprehensible format, while placing writers in the larger perspective of literary history.

Dictionary of Literary Biography systematically presents career biographies and criticism of writers from all eras and all genres through volumes dedicated to specific types of literature and time periods.

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Dictionary of Literary Biography Series

This award-winning multi-volume series is dedicated to making literature and its creators better understood and more accessible to students and interested readers, while satisfying the standards of librarians, teachers and scholars. DICTIONARY OF LITERARY BIOGRAPHY provides reliable information in an easily comprehensible format, while placing writers in the larger perspective of literary history. DICTIONARY OF LITERARY BIOGRAPHY systematically presents career biographies and criticism of writers from all eras and all genres through volumes dedicated to specific types of literature and time periods.

Reviews

"Libraries that lack a subscription to DLB but support study of contemporary writers in the US will want this volume." "... gives critical attention to sometimes overlooked authors. Authors of the critical pieces for each writer are specialists who provide a crucial reference source for students or curious readers of all ages." -- CHOICE (April 2000)

— D. R. Brown

"Recommended" -- Booklist (January, 2000)

— Mary Ellen Quinn