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Salzman, Jack

Overview
Works: 75 works in 346 publications in 2 languages and 14,927 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Reference works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Periodicals  Poetry  Juvenile works  Literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, 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 )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 1,722 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 ANON( Book )

33 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 1,218 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 )

27 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and German and held by 1,127 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 )

23 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in English and held by 1,093 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 1,040 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
American studies : an annotated bibliography by Jack Salzman( Book )

75 editions published between 1838 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodore Dreiser: the critical reception by Jack Salzman( Book )

10 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While no single volume can fully explain this issue, Bridges and Boundaries: African Americans and American Jews provides us with a means to challenge, and perhaps even to verify, our sense of the past - and in so doing to better understand the present. Fifteen critical essays by leading historians, scholars, and political and religious figures of this century provide historical overviews of the relationships between African Americans and American Jews. They also
Albert Maltz by Jack Salzman( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 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 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prospects( )

in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 441 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( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 298 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 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 277 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 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African-American experience : selections from the five-volume Macmillan Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history by Jack Salzman( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetically arranged articles that provide information about significant people, places, and events in the history of African-Americans, covering affirmative action, the Civil Rights movement, the Harlem Renaissance, and many other topics
 
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Encyclopedia of African-American culture and historyEncyclopedia of African-American culture and history
Languages
English (237)

German (1)

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New essays on the Catcher in the RyeThe Cambridge handbook of American literatureAmerican studies : an annotated bibliographyBridges and boundaries : African Americans and American JewsEncyclopedia of African-American culture and historyAfrican-American history : selections from the five-volume Macmillan Encyclopedia of African-American culture and historyThe African-American experience : selections from the five-volume Macmillan Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history