The Origins of Cool in Postwar America

The Origins of Cool in Postwar America

Cool. It was a new word and a new way to be, and in a single generation, it became the supreme compliment of American culture. The Origins of Cool in Postwar...
Into the Woods: A Five-Act Journey Into Story

Into the Woods: A Five-Act Journey Into Story

The Revolutionary guide to dramatic writing, whether you’re writing the next Chinatown, Breaking Bad, or Glengarry Glen Ross. The idea of Into the Woods is no...
A Student Grammar of German

A Student Grammar of German

A Student Grammar of German is an invaluable reference guide for undergraduates and other intermediate and advanced students. Written with the needs of the lear...
The Art of the Short Story

The Art of the Short Story

This affordably-priced collection presents masterpieces of short fiction from 52 of the greatest story writers of all time. From Sherwood Anderson to Virginia W...
Points of View: Revised Edition

Points of View: Revised Edition

Since its original publication in 1966, this volume has attained classic status. Now its contents have been updated and its cultural framework enlarged by the o...