Who's Who of Twentieth Century Novelists

Edited by Tim Woods

© 2001 – Routledge

384 pages

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Hardback: 9780415165068
pub: 2001-05-02
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About the Book

Taking in novelists from all over the globe, from the beginning of the century to the present day, this is the most comprehensive survey of the leading lights of twentieth century fiction. Superb breadth of coverage and over 800 entries by an international team of contributors ensures that this fascinating and wide-ranging work of reference will be invaluable to anyone with an interest in modern fiction. Authors included range from Joseph Conrad to Albert Camus and Franz Kafka to Chinua Achebe. Who's Who of Twentieth Century Novelists gives a superb insight into the richness and diversity of the twentieth century novel.

Reviews

'Woods is to be commended for his efforts to offer a diverse list of authors.' - Reference Books Bulletin

About the Editor

Tim Woods is a Lecturer in English at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. He is the author of Beginning Postmodernism (Manchester University Press, 1999).

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LIT000000
LITERARY CRITICISM / General
LIT012000
LITERARY CRITICISM / Reference