Each title in this compact series takes a lighthearted look at its subjects and gives readers an entertaining and informative overview. Readers who don't know Virgil from Vonnegut, Milton from Mailer, or Beowulf from Berryman can soon become conversant literati, thanks to this compact and instructive course.

Literature: A Crash Course 1999, Watson-Guptill Publications, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780823009800