Melville and the idea of blackness : race and imperialism in nineteenth-century America /

By examining the unique problems that 'blackness' signifies in Moby-Dick, Pierre, 'Benito Cereno' and 'The Encantadas', Christopher Freeburg analyzes how Herman Melville grapples with the social realities of racial difference in nineteenth-century America. Where Melvill...

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Main Author: Freeburg, Christopher.
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Series:Cambridge studies in American literature and culture ; 164.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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