97881250062349

American Literature

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Nandana Dutta

Paperback    9788125062349

 

American Literature seeks to understand the historical, social and natural environment that prevailed in different periods of American history, and its impact on literature.

Product Description

 

Provides a backdrop to the study of American literature. Surveying over four hundred years of American history, it analyses the milieu that determined and defined literary representation and expression, and was responsible for the creation of writers and, indeed, readers.

 

Table of Contents

Political Map of the United States of America
List of American Presidents
Series Editor’s Preface
Author’s Preface
Acknowledgements

 

Introduction
1. The Seventeenth Century
2. The Eighteenth Century
3. The Nineteenth Century: 1800 to 1865
4. The Nineteenth Century: Post-Civil War
5. The Twentieth Century: 1900 to 1945
6. The Twentieth Century: The Post-World War Era
7. The Twenty-first Century

 

Index

 

In the series: Literary Contexts

 

 

 

Additional Information

By

Nandana Dutta

Published by

Orient BlackSwan

ISBN

9788125062349

Format

Paperback 472pp

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