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The Story Behind F. Scott Fitzgerald's the Great Gatsby - Laura J. Hensley
ISBN: 1403482055
Publication Date: 2006-07-01

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Literary Themes for Students - Thomson Gale (Created by)
ISBN: 9781414404332
Publication Date: 2007-06-29
We have this book in print and eBook formats.

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Novels for Students - Diane Telgen (Editor)
ISBN: 0787616877
Publication Date: 1997-09-05
We have this title in print and eBook formats.

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Understanding the Great Gatsby - Dalton Gross; Maryjean Gross
ISBN: 0313300976
Publication Date: 1998-10-30

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Class Conflict in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby - Claudia Johnson (Editor)
ISBN: 0737738995
Publication Date: 2007-12-13

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The 1920's - Erica Hanson
ISBN: 1560065524
Publication Date: 1998-09-01

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America in The 1920s - Michael J. O'Neal
ISBN: 0816056374
Publication Date: 2005-08-01

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American Decades, 1920-1929 - Manly
ISBN: 0810357240
Publication Date: 1995-11-20
We have this title in both print and eBook format.

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Is The Great Gatsby an autobiographical novel?

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    Includes 'for Students' series (Novels, Poetry, Short Stories, etc.). American Decades, Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, Gale Encyclopedia of Fitness, Psychologist & their Theories for Students. App available (Android/IOS) - Gale/Access My Library.
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