Billy Budd, Sailor | Study Guide

Herman Melville

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Billy Budd, Sailor | Suggested Reading


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Goldstein, Tom. "The Law; Once Again, 'Billy Budd' Is Standing Trial." New York Times, 10 June 1988.

Miller, James E. "Billy Budd: The Catastrophe of Innocence." Modern Language Notes, vol. 73, no. 3, 1958, p. 168.

Parker, Hershel. Reading Billy Budd. Northwestern UP, 2001.

Yannella, Donald. New Essays on "Billy Budd." Cambridge UP, 2002.

Course Hero. "Billy Budd, Sailor Infographic." Course Hero. 19 Dec. 2017. Web. 22 June 2020. <>.

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