American Voices, American Lives is a fresh, illuminating core reader for introductory courses in American studies and an exciting companion volume for surveys in American history and American literature that offers extraordinary documents, many never before accessible to students.
A vibrant tradition—long neglected—is brought back to readers in this generous and rich collection.
Hailed as a groundbreaking text in Chinese Studies, An Anthology of Chinese Literature brings together representative works from the first millenium B.C. to the end of the imperial system in 1911.
Here is a new translation, remarkable for its accuracy and refreshing clarity of exposition, of the first major work of literary criticism.
For interested readers who have other vocational plans, its authors-experienced researchers themselves-provide an intimate view of the way...