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The Writer's Library Vol. 1 9780065011234

The Writer's Library Vol. 1 | 1st Edition

Growing up, Growing Old

ISBN-10: 0065011236
ISBN-13: 9780065011234
PUBLISHER: Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers, Incorporated
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Product Description: 1. Childhood Memories. I Get Born, Zora Neale Hurston. The Woman Warrior, Maxine Hong Kingston. Aria, Richard Rodriguez. Angel of the Candy Counter, Maya Angelou. from An American Childhood, Annie Dillard. The Turning Point in My Life, Mark Twain. 2. The Transition to Adulthood. Kids in the Mall, William Severini Kowinski. Bound to Bicker, Laurence Steinberg. Teenage Films: Love, Death, and the Prom, Alice McDermott. Ducks vs. Hard Rocks, Deairich Hunter. The Boyfriend, Susan Allen Toth. It's Six A.M. Do You Know Where You Are?, Jay McInerney. from Notes of a Native Son, James Baldwin. 3. Adult Life. The Short Happy Life of the American Yuppie, Hendrik Hertzberg. Why Young Women Are More Conservative, Gloria Steinem. The Company Man, Ellen Goodman. Old and Female: An Economic View, Susan Jacoby. Confessions of a Working Stiff, Patrick Fenton. The Ring of Time, E.B. White. All the Strange Hours: Willy, Loren Eiseley. 4. Old Age and Death. Stages of Dying, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross. The Right to Die, Norman Cousins. A Crime of Compassion, Barbara Huttman. The Masked Marvel's Last Toehold, Richard Selzer. Alice Roosevelt Longworth at Ninety, Sally Quinn. The View from Eighty, Malcolm Cowley. Death Knocks, Woody Allen. Burying, Thomas Lynch. Once More to the Lake, E.B. White.

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PAGES: 235
CATEGORY: Language Arts & Disciplines, Social Science

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