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American life in literature

Jay B. Hubbell

American life in literature

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Published by Published for the United States Armed Forces Institute by Harper & Brothers in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American literature.,
    • Authors, American.,
    • United States -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Volumes 1-2 and 3-4 paged continuously.

      Statementedited by Jay B. Hubbell.
      SeriesWar department education manual ;, EM 114
      ContributionsUnited States Armed Forces Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS507 .H8 1944
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6505369M
      LC Control Number46025737
      OCLC/WorldCa10417603

      Eliot was an American by birth and, as ofa British subject by choice. The enormous scientific, economic, social, and philosophical, changes of the 18th century, called the Enlightenmentimpacted the authority of clergyman and scripture, making way for democratic principles. Brown's novel depicts a tragic love story between siblings who fell in love without knowing they were related. His point of view is quite pessimistic, and tended to persuade the reader to see and feel the fragmentary nature of life. It has also contributed the way literature has transformed over the years.

      James Fenimore Cooper was a notable author best known for his novel The Last of the Mohicans written in William Wells Brown published what is considered the first black American novel, Clotel, in He was optimistic, and always used a simple style; Theodore Dreiser was famous for his Sister Carriewhich was a perfect manifest of naturalistic theory. Eliot was an American by birth and, as ofa British subject by choice.

      Expresses Artistic Quality Classic literature is an expression of life, truth, and beauty. Many political and religious ideologies from Puritan literature are still upheld today. Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco An unforgettable story of friendship between a black and a white soldier during the Civil War. However, he still did not completely deny the possibility of reordering of life. James Fenimore Cooper wrote novels of adventure about the frontiersman Natty Bumppo. The list could go on and on, of course.


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