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By Philip R. Yannella

This ebook situates American literature from the nice melancholy to the current day in its historic context

  • Explores the concerns that engaged American writers from 1929 to the present
  • Draws on a variety of records from journal and newspaper money owed to executive studies and demanding non-fiction
  • The booklet covers political ferment of the Nineteen Thirties; post-World warfare II anti-Communism; post-War affluence; suburbanization and demographic swap; juvenile delinquency, psychological ailment and the notion of the U.S. as a “sick” society; and post-1965 immigration
  • Designed to be suitable with the foremost anthologies of literature from the period
  • Equips scholars and basic readers with the mandatory old context had to comprehend the writings from this era and gives unique and helpful readings that exhibit how context contributes to meaning
  •  Includes a historic timeline, that includes key literary works, American presidents, and old events

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