Shakespeare's The TempesteBook - 2001
This is one of Shakespeare's later plays and can be classified roughly as a romance. While it is an enjoyable fairy tale of sorts, complete with good and bad, uncomplicated love and miraculous incidents, the play also incorporates many of the playwright's common themes, such as the reconciliation of families that endure hardship. This concise supplement to Shakespeare's "The Tempest" helps students understand the overall structure of the play, actions and motivations of the characters, and the social and cultural perspectives of the author.
Publisher: Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, c2001.
Characteristics: v, 74 p.
Alternative Title: Tempest