Table of contents for Read on--historical fiction : reading lists for every taste / by Brad Hooper.

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Contents
Introduction
Chapter 1: Setting
	Lost Worlds of Privilege
	Old New York
	A Slice of Americana
	Frontier Life
	The Classical World
	At Sea
	Small Town and Village Life
 Hard Times 
 Turbulence and Change
 The Corridors of Power
	A Long, Long Time Ago
	Exotic Locales
	The World's Great Cities
	Place as the Main Character
Chapter 2: Character
	Royalty Rules
	A Large, But Well-Drawn Cast
	Women with True Grit
	The Writer's Plight
	Life Stories in the Arts
 Alternate Lifestyles
 The Apple and the Apple Tree
	Artful Mix: Combining the Real and the Fictional
	Unlikely Heroes
	Witness to Important Events
	From Here to There: The Story of Immigration
 Living Large
	Machiavellian Men-and Women 
	I'm in This Alone
	Rebels with a Cause
	Brilliant Facsimile 
	The Darker Side of Human Nature
 History's Forgotten Heroes
Chapter 3: Story
	Cannot Bridge the Gap
 From the Other Side: Alternate Viewpoints 
 Against the Odds: Acts of Courage
 Coming of Age
 Domestic Drama
 Almost Forever
 Politics as Usual
 Action-Packed Adventures
 Before You Know It: Quick Reads
 Best War Stories of All Time
 Medical and Scientific Adventures
 Take Your Time: Novels Not to Race Through
 Long Gone: The Journey or Quest
Chapter 4: Language
	In Journal Form
	Descriptive-Highly Detailed
	It's All in the Voice
	Almost Archaic 
	Dreamy 
	All About Me: Fictional Autobiography
	Poetic, Spare Language
	Confessional
Chapter 5: Mood and Atmosphere
	Flights of Fancy
	Great Romances
	In the Head: The Psychology of War
	Nostalgic, Elegiac
 Mysterious and Suspenseful
 Dark and Sinister Forces
 Inspiring and Uplifting
 Humor
 When the Fabric of the State Is Torn
 Spies among Us
 Warp and Weave
 Encountering Prejudice
Index 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Fiction in libraries -- United States.
Historical fiction, American -- Bibliography.
Historical fiction, English -- Bibliography.
Readers' advisory services -- United States.
Public libraries -- United States -- Book lists.