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RagTimeBone

by Lynnette D"anna

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Published by New Star Books in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • coming-of-age

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRagtime bone
    StatementLynette D"anna.
    Genrefiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.D26 R34 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL897726M
    ISBN 10092158637X
    LC Control Number95189317
    OCLC/WorldCa33439047

    Ragtime (SparkNotes Literature Guide) by E.L. Doctorow Making the reading experience fun! Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster. Geared to what today's students need to know, SparkNotes provides: *Chapter-by-chapter analysis. The only explicitly Mennonite elements of D'anna's five novels are characters with stereotypically Mennonite surnames in RagTimeBone and Belly Fruit, and a minor character named Menno in fool's latter book also includes a character who commits suicide because her religious group, the "Monochromes," who are clearly thinly veiled Mennonites, "don't see colour; their .

    This book contains a well-organized and complete categorical summary of composers, styles, and other aspects of ragtime. However, since Jasen and Tichenor set out to focus primarily on piano ragtime and its direct descendants, there is little information about any songs of . Editorial Reviews. Milos Forman's Ragtime offers a gorgeous recreation of turn-of-the-century suburban New York, from the immaculate sets and costumes down to the terrific ragtime score by Randy novel's complex social tapestry --which weaves together several intriguing storylines -- is here ultimately winnowed down by director Forman and writer Michael Weller to /5(6).

    Ragtime music was a precursor to jazz, which was a precursor to rock n' roll, which was a precursor to well, to most everything else. Although this epigraph suggests playing ragtime music slowly, Doctorow knows that ragtime will pave the way for the hedonism of the Jazz Age and everything that came afterwards. Ragtime, propulsively syncopated musical style, one forerunner of jazz and the predominant style of American popular music from about to Ragtime evolved in the playing of honky-tonk pianists along the Mississippi and Missouri rivers in .


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There are at least three good reasons to read Peter Manseau's latest book, Rag and Bone: A Journey Among the World's Holy Dead. The most quickly apparent reason is the way Manseau writes. Disguised as a travelogue, Rag and Bone is actually a history of the role relics play in the world's religions.

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TIME magazine included the novel in its TIME Best English-Language Novels from to Author: E. Doctorow. Selected by the Modern Library as one of the best novels of all time Published inRagtime changed our very concept of what a novel could be.

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