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Cliffsnotes on melville's moby-dick [electronic resource]. Stanley P Baldwin.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2000.

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Summary, etc.: The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background.In CliffsNotes on Moby-Dick, you follow along this great American novel; the turbulent and adventurous story of a sea captain's obsession with a white whale.This study guide shares a story about defiance, friendship, duty, and death -- all immersed in symbolism, such as the white whale, itself. You'll gain comfort with the dark and complicated plot as you move through critical commentaries on each of the novel's 135 chapters. Other features that help you figure out this important work includeLife and background of the author, Herman MelvilleAnalyses of the charactersIntroduction to the novelA review section that tests your knowledge and suggests essay topicsA selected bibliography that leads you to more great resourcesClassic literature or modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with exper...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Cliffs Notes, 2000. Requires .
Subject: Nonfiction.
Literary Criticism.
Study Aids & Workbooks.
Genre: Electronic books.

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