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Salzman, Jack

Overview
Works: 94 works in 319 publications in 1 language and 14,869 library holdings
Genres: History  Encyclopedias  Dictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Periodicals  Poetry  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: E185, 973.0496073003
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Most widely held works about Jack Salzman
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Most widely held works by Jack Salzman
Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 2,200 entries that provide information about African-American history, arranged alphabetically, and featuring a large number of biographies, as well as information about places, events, historical eras, legal cases, cultural achievements, professions, and sports
New essays on the Catcher in the Rye by Jack Salzman( Book )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1951, The Catcher in the Rye continues to be one of the most popular novels ever written as well as one of the most frequently banned books in the United States. In his introduction to this volume, Jack Salzman discusses the history of the novel's composition and publication, the mixed reception it has received from critics and scholars, the arguments surrounding the attempts at censorship, and its position in a postmodernist literary world. The essays that follow focus on various aspects of the novel: its ideology within the context of the cold war, its portrait of a particular subculture within American society, its account of patterns of adolescent crisis, and its rich and complex narrative structure
The Cambridge handbook of American literature by Jack Salzman( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originaly published by Cambridge University Press in 1986
Years of protest; a collection of American writings of the 1930's by Jack Salzman( Book )

20 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major characters in American fiction by Jack Salzman( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Developed at Columbia University's Center for American Culture Studies, Major Characters in American Fiction offers a true representation of the diversity of American literature. Its essays on the "lives" of nearly 1,600 characters explore all the richness of American society through figures as varied in ethnicity, class, sexual orientation, age, and experience as the American people." "Inhabiting fictional works written from 1790 through 1991, the figures profiled in Major Characters are presented in biographical essays that tell each one's life story and are drawn from novels and short stories that represent every era, genre, and style of American fictional writing."--Jacket
Theodore Dreiser: the critical reception by Jack Salzman( Book )

9 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bridges and boundaries : African Americans and American Jews( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Represent the diverse attitudes within the two groups, and reflect the multiple voices that have themselves shaped these attitudes. A visual essay that follows links texts and images of more than one hundred works of art and artifacts, first seen in an exhibit at The Jewish Museum, to explore the historical "places" at which the paths of African Americans and American Jews have crossed in meaningful ways during this century
Albert Maltz by Jack Salzman( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The survival years; a collection of American writings of the 1940's by Jack Salzman( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prospects( )

in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggles in the promised land : towards a history of Black-Jewish relations in the United States by Jack Salzman( Book )

13 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jews in the Middle Ages, to an accurate assessment of Jewish involvement in the slave trade; to the confluence of Black migration from the South and Jewish immigration from Europe into Northern cities between 1880 and 1935; to the meaningful alliance forged during the Civil Rights movement and the conflicts over Black Power and the struggle in the Middle East that effectively ended that alliance. The essays also provide reasoned discussion of such volatile issues as
American studies : an annotated bibliography by Jack Salzman( Book )

21 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 455 alphabetically arranged entries, featuring 378 biographies and seventy-seven topical articles, that provide information about the African-American experience, covering events, historical eras, legal cases, cultural achievement, professions, sports, and places
Social poetry of the 1930s : a selection by Jack Salzman( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American studies : an annotated bibliography, 1984-1988 by Jack Salzman( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African-American culture and history : a student's guide( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains articles that provide information about African-American history and culture, covering people, events, historical eras, legal cases, areas of cultural achievement, professions, sports, and places; arranged alphabetically from A-to-C, with photographs, quotations, and cross-references
The Merrill studies in An American tragedy by Jack Salzman( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African-American history : selections from the five-volume Macmillan Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entries offer profiles of prominent African Americans, and provide information on important organizations, events, and movements in African American history
The Jack Conroy reader by Jack Conroy( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherwood Anderson, the writer at his craft by Sherwood Anderson( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history
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English (200)

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New essays on the Catcher in the RyeThe Cambridge handbook of American literatureBridges and boundaries : African Americans and American JewsStruggles in the promised land : towards a history of Black-Jewish relations in the United StatesAmerican studies : an annotated bibliographyAmerican studies : an annotated bibliography, 1984-1988African-American history : selections from the five-volume Macmillan Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history