American Prose and Poetry in the 20th Century by Caroline Zilboorg
  

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American Prose and Poetry in the 20th Century by Caroline Zilboorg

Critical introductions to a range of literary topics and genres. The literature written by Americans during the twentieth century encompasses a wide variety of voices; voices that attempt to capture the breadth and diversity of American experience in a century of dizzying change. This book examines the dramatic social changes and political events - such as the Great Depression, American involvement in the Second World War and the civil rights movement - that helped to shape American writing throughout the century.

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Format

Paperback
130 pages
Interest Age: From 16

Author

Caroline Zilboorg
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Publisher

Cambridge University Press

Publication date

22nd June 2000

ISBN

9780521663908


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