Nonfiction Classics for Students

  • Volume 5
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 0787660345
  • ISBN-13: 9780787660345
  • DDC: 809
  • Shipping Weight: 2.65 lbs ( 1.20 kgs)
  • 368 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • © 2003 | Published



Nonfiction Classics for Students provides in-depth literary and historical background on the most commonly studied nonfiction essays, books, biographies and memoirs in a streamlined, easy-to-use format. Classics in this volume include:

  • "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee" by Dee Brown
  • "Basketball Diaries" by Jim Carroll
  • "The Lost Daughters of China" by Karin Evans
  • "A Mathematician's Apology" by G.H. Hardy
  • "The Liar's Club: A Memoir" by Mary Karr
  • And more

You may also be interested in For Students Online - the complete For Students Collection in eBook format.


"...the summaries, critical overviews, criticism, and suggestions for further readings offer students helpful information and direction." --ARBA (2004)

— Charlotte Lindgren