CliffsNotes, Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment

CliffsNotes, Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment

Book - 2001
Rate this:
WILEY
The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into critical elements and ideas within classic works of literature. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.

CliffsNotes on Crime and Punishment takes you into a masterpiece of Russian literature, a work published during the time the western world was moving away from romanticism and into a new realistic approach to writing.

Following the story of an impoverished young man who expects to enrich humanity by rising to a level above the law, this study guide provides a character list, character map, and character analyses to explore the personalities within Fyodor Dostoevsky's masterpiece. Other features that help you figure out this important work include

  • Life and background of the author
  • Introduction to and brief synopsis of the novel
  • Summaries and expert commentaries for each chapter within the book
  • Essays that explore aspects of the author's characters and theories
  • A review section that tests your knowledge and suggests essay topics and practice projects
  • A Resource Center full of books, publications, films, and Internet resources

Classic literature or modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

Houghton

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into critical elements and ideas within classic works of literature. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.

CliffsNotes on Crime and Punishment takes you into a masterpiece of Russian literature, a work published during the time the western world was moving away from romanticism and into a new realistic approach to writing.

Following the story of an impoverished young man who expects to enrich humanity by rising to a level above the law, this study guide provides a character list, character map, and character analyses to explore the personalities within Fyodor Dostoevsky's masterpiece. Other features that help you figure out this important work include

  • Life and background of the author
  • Introduction to and brief synopsis of the novel
  • Summaries and expert commentaries for each chapter within the book
  • Essays that explore aspects of the author's characters and theories
  • A review section that tests your knowledge and suggests essay topics and practice projects
  • A Resource Center full of books, publications, films, and Internet resources

Classic literature or modern-day treasure—you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.



Baker & Taylor
Provides a summary of the life and times of Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky, an introduction to the novel, character analyses, critical commentaries, and a review.

Publisher: Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, [2001]
Copyright Date: ©2001
ISBN: 9780764586552
0764586556
Branch Call Number: 891.73x DOSTO CLIFF
Characteristics: vii, 118 pages : map ; 21 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at GL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top