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    DescriptionThis is an international selection of 15 short stories by distinguished modern writers including Peter Carey, Zadie Smith and Bernard Malamud. Featuring the theme of 'difference', each story has something to say about cultural encounters, often arising from experiences of migration or uprooting. It is presented with biographic and photographic portraits.


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    Title
    A World of Difference
    Subtitle
    An Anthology of Short Stories from Five Continents
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Lynda Prescott
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 345 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780230202085
    ISBN 10: 023020208X
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.2
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DQ, FYB
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11110
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    BISAC V2.8: LIT000000
    B&T General Subject: 500
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    DC22: 808.831
    BISAC V2.8: LCO010000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 823/.01
    LC classification: PR9088 .W67 2008
    B&T Approval Code: P24400500
    DC22: 823.01
    Thema V1.0: DNT, FYB
    Illustrations note
    15 black & white halftones
    Publisher
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Imprint name
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Publication date
    01 September 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Basingstoke
    Author Information
    LYNDA PRESCOTT is Senior Lecturer in Literature, The Open University, UK.
    Table of contents
    General Preface The Ultimate Safari; N.Gordimer In Cuba I was a German Shepherd; A.Menendez The Joy Luck Club; A.Tan What Do You Do in San Francisco?; R.Carver Mr Sumarsono; R.Robinson The Last Mohican; B.Malamud The End of the World; M.Gallant The Distant Past; W.Trevor American Dreams; P.Carey Bella Makes Life; L.Goodison Martha, Martha; Z.Smith Pit Strike; A.Sillitoe Storm Petrel; R.Gunesekera Squatter; R.Mistry One Out of Many; V.S.Naipaul