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The Connecticut Yankee in the twentieth century : travel to the past in science fiction / Bud Foote.

Author/Creator:
Foote, Bud.
Publication:
New York : Greenwood Press, 1991.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 209 pages ; 25 cm.
Series:
Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy ; no. 43.
Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy, 0193-6875 ; no. 43
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Subjects:
Science fiction, American -- History and criticism.
Science fiction, American.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction.
Science fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Science fiction, English.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction.
Time travel in literature.
History in literature.
Summary:
Concentrating on travel to the past, this study details, both in Twain's seminal work and in its science fiction successors, the various roles played by the traveller to the past and attempts to relate these roles both to the rest of Twain's work and to the world-view of contemporary America.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
0313243271
OCLC:
21905898