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Author Scanlan, Margaret
Title Plotting Terror : Novelists and Terrorists in Contemporary Fiction
Imprint Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2001
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Note Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Intorduction -- Part I: The Terrorist Rival -- Chapter 1: Don DeLillo's Mao II and the Rushdie Affair -- Chapter 2: Eoin McNamee's Resurrection Man -- Part II: Displaced Causes -- Chapter 3: Mary McCarthy's Cannibals and Missionaries -- Chapter 4: Doris Lessing's The Good Terrorist -- Part III: Novelist as Terrorist: Terrorism as Fiction -- Chapter 5: J. M. Coetzee's The Master of Petersburg -- Chapter 6: Friedrich Dürrenmatt's The Assignment -- Part IV: Is Terrorism Dead? -- Chapter 7: Philip Roth's and Robert Stone's Jerusalem Novels -- Chapter 8: Volodine's Lisbonne Dernière Marge -- Epilogue: Conrad and the Unabomber -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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Link Print version: Scanlan, Margaret Plotting Terror : Novelists and Terrorists in Contemporary Fiction Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press,c2001 9780813920313
Subject Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.;Terrorism in literature
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