Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

CliffsNotes on Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by Robert Bruce

Format: Paperback
ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780764586040
ISBN-10: 0764586041
Pages: 112
Publication Date: 05/30/2000
Carton Quantity: 120


The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.

In CliffsNotes on Huckleberry Finn, you follow the Mississippi River adventures of Mark Twain's mischief-making protagonist Huck Finn and the runaway slave Jim.

Just like Huck's makeshift raft, this study guide carries you along on his incredible journey by providing chapter summaries and critical analyses on life in the late-19th-century American south. You'll also gain insight into the man behind this American classic — Mark Twain, a.k.a. Samuel Clemens. Other features that help you study include

  • Character analyses of major players
  • A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters
  • Critical essays
  • A review section that tests your knowledge
  • A Resource Center full of books, articles, films, and Internet sites

Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

Subjects

American/General

Robert Bruce

Robert Bruce graduated with a Ph.D. in English from Texas A&M University with a specialization in Mark Twain and American Humor. Read More