Student Companion to Mark Twain

Synopsis

This critical study allows students and general readers to appreciate the myriad perspectives of the man, his life, and his contributions to American literature. A fresh biographical account traces Twain's colorful life through his varied careers and adventures to his rise to national prominence as a writer of short stories, to the creation of masterpieces like Adventure of Huckleberry Finn.

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2001