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Jarring witnesses [electronic resource] : modern fiction and the representation of history / Robert Holton.
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Jarring witnesses [electronic resource] : modern fiction and the representation of history / Robert Holton.
Publication Date:
1994
ISBN:
9780585102856
Series:
Postmodern theory
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General Note:
"Earlier versions of chapters 6 and 7 have appeared in Textual practice and English studies in Canada"--Title page verso.

"First published 1994 by Harvester Wheatsheaf ... Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire"--Title page verso.

Second ISBN from label with bar code on pages [4] of cover.
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-296) and index.
Contents:
History and narrative: Historical narrative and the politics of point of view -- Common sense and historical narrative -- Modernism and orthodoxy: Nostromo and the "torrent of rubbish" -- Parade's end: "Has the British this or that come to this!" -- Absalom, Absalom!: the "nigger in the woodpile" -- Postmodernism and heterodoxy: Bearing witness: African-American women's fiction -- V: in the rathouse of history with Thomas Pynchon.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
online resource
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Language:
English