Death of a Salesman (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

Death of a Salesman (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

by SparkNotes, Arthur Miller


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SparkNotes Literature Guides:
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When a paper is due, and dreaded exams loom, here's the lit-crit help students need to succeed! SparkNotes Literature Guides make studying smarter, better, and faster. They provide chapter-by-chapter analysis; explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols; a review quiz; and essay topics. Lively and accessible, SparkNotes is perfect for late-night studying and paper writing.
  • An A+ Essay—an actual literary essay written about the Spark-ed book—to show students how a paper should be written.
  • 16 pages devoted to writing a literary essay including: a glossary of literary terms
  • Step-by-step tutoring on how to write a literary essay
  • A feature on how not to plagiarize

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781411469518
Publisher: Spark
Publication date: 02/04/2014
Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
Pages: 80
Sales rank: 186,683
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 14 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Plot Overview3
Character List9
Analysis of Major Characters13
Willy Loman13
Biff Loman14
Happy Loman14
Linda Loman and Charley15
Themes, Motifs & Symbols17
The American Dream17
Mythic Figures18
The American West, Alaska, & the African Jungle19
Linda's and the Woman's Stockings20
The Rubber Hose20
Summary & Analysis21
Act I21
Act I (Continued)23
Act I (Continued)26
Act I (Continued)28
Act II30
Act II (Continued)34
Act II (Continued)36
Act II (Continued)38
Act II (Continued)41
Important Quotations Explained47
Key Facts53
Study Questions & Essay Topics55
Study Questions55
Suggested Essay Topics58
Review & Resources59
Suggestions for Further Reading64

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Death of a Salesman (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series) 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Trooston More than 1 year ago
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